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    Sale 1942

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 193

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)

    A WALNUT, LACQUERED WOOD, FRUITWOOD AND BRASS DESK, CIRCA 1953

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
    A Walnut, Lacquered Wood, Fruitwood and Brass Desk, circa 1953
    32 in. (81.3 cm.) high, 65¼ in. (165.7 cm.) wide, 23½ in. (59.7 cm.) deep


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    cf. L. Licitra Ponti, Gio Ponti The Complete Works 1923-1978, Milan, 1990, pp. 8 and 166 for examples of this model.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE HIDA TAKAYAMA MUSEUM OF ART