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    Sale 7620

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    28 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 12

    FONTANA ARTE (FOUNDED 1933)

    LARGE SUSPENSION LIGHT, DESIGNED 1965

    Price Realised  

    FONTANA ARTE (FOUNDED 1933)
    LARGE SUSPENSION LIGHT, DESIGNED 1965
    satin-finished white and tinted glass, brass suspension, fitted to accommodate twelve bulbs
    39¼ in. (100 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Purchased from Fontana Arte, mid-1960s


    Literature

    Laura Falconi, Fontana Arte: Una Storia Transparente, Milan, 1988, p. 216, cat. no. 125 (design illustrated)