Design Objects Inspired by the Fall 2014 Collections of E. Tautz

Glossy blacks and sharp silhouettes give furnishings edge

Christian Liaigre’s Medici sconce is dressed to the nines in a dark patina with brass-hued interior. Through De Sousa Hughes (T), 415-626-6883.

Sporting a low profile, the Ipnos outdoor floor lamp by Flos provides diffused light from an anodized aluminum frame, finished in black. Through DZINE, 415-674-9430.

This shapely Jupiter table by Newell Studio is finished in satin polished brass and etched ash. It measures 24-inches high with a 22-inch diameter. Through De Sousa Hughes (T), 415-636-6883.

Soane’s stylish Horn handle is available in an array of metal finishes—brass, antique bronze, dark bronze, antique silver and antique gilt. 415-590-3260.

The Diamond Contour tile from San Francisco-based Fireclay Tile’s Handpainted collection features a bold, graphic motif. Available in four colorways. 415-697-2044.

Featuring an ultra-sleek profile and an eight-layer piano lacquer finish, La Boite Concept’s LD series desk offers high-fidelity, and high-style, docking for your laptop. Through Coup d’Etat, 415-241-9300.

A version of this article appeared in the September 2014 issue of Connecticut Cottages & Gardens with the headline: Dark Aegis.