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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 57

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)

    A SET OF SIX SIDE CHAIRS, CIRCA 1942

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
    A SET OF SIX SIDE CHAIRS, CIRCA 1942
    possibly produced by Quartri, carved cerused oak, upholstery 
    each 33 1/8 in. (84 cm.) high


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    This lot is sold with a certificate of authenticity from the Gio Ponti Archive.

    We would like to thank Brian Kish for his assistance with the cataloguing of this lot.

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    Literature

    R. Aloi, L' Arredamento Moderno, Milan, 1949, pl. 299 for chairs of a similar model.

    Related drawing in the Gio Ponti Archive, Parma.