• Important 20th Century Decorat auction at Christies

    Sale 2230

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    8 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 246

    CARLO MOLLINO (1905-1973)

    DESIGN DRAWING, 1948

    Price Realised  

    CARLO MOLLINO (1905-1973)
    Design Drawing, 1948
    illustrating a front elevation of a side chair, executed for the Galleria Vigna Nuova, Turin, 1948, pencil on tracing paper
    7 1/16 x 6 1/16 in. (18.2 x 15.6 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Denys Bosselet, Paris, from whom purchased by the present owner, 1984.


    Literature

    F. & N. Ferrari, The Furniture of Carlo Mollino, London, 2006,
    p. 129, pls. 194-196 (alternate drawing and photographs illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Galerie Denys Bosselet, Carlo Mollino, Prémier Designer, Dernière Artisan, des Années '50, Paris, 1984.