• Important 20th Century Decorat auction at Christies

    Sale 2230

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    8 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 245

    CARLO MOLLINO (1905-1973)

    DESIGN DRAWING, CIRCA 1944-1946

    Price Realised  

    CARLO MOLLINO (1905-1973)
    Design Drawing, circa 1944-1946
    illustrating a side elevation of a radiogram cabinet, executed for the Casa M-1, Turin, 1946, pencil on tracing paper
    9¾ x 6½ in. (24 x 16.5 cm.)


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    Provenance

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


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the image for this lot is upside down in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES


    Literature

    F. & N. Ferrari, The Furniture of Carlo Mollino, London, 2006, p. 134, pls. 209, 211 (cabinet photographed in-situ, Casa M-1).


    Exhibited

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