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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 55

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)

    'DOMUS NOVA', A CONSOLE TABLE, CIRCA 1929-30

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
    'DOMUS NOVA', A CONSOLE TABLE, CIRCA 1929-30
    manufactured by Perfetti, Italian walnut
    37 in. (94 cm.) high, 51 1/8 in. (130 cm.) wide, 7 7/8 in. (45.5 cm.) deep


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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

    U. La Pietra, Gio Ponti, Milan, 1988, pp. 8-10 for other furniture from the 'Domus Nova' production;
    I. De Guttry, M.P. Maino, Il Mobile Italiano degli Anni 40 E '50, Bari, 1992, p. 216 for a vanity of a comparable form.