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    Sale 2009

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    13 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 330

    LINO SABATTINI (b. 1925)

    A FOUR-PIECE SILVER-PLATED METAL COFFEE AND TEA SERVICE WITH TRAY, DESIGNED 1956

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    LINO SABATTINI (b. 1925)
    A Four-Piece Silver-Plated Metal Coffee and Tea Service with Tray, designed 1956
    with caned handles, executed by Christofle, comprising teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl and creamer
    coffee pot: 8¾ in. (22.1 cm.) high, tray: 19 3/8 in. (49.2 cm.) wide, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) deep
    each piece stamped Gallia France Prod. Christofle (5)


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    cf. A. Bony, Les Années 50, Paris, 1982, p. 355.
    A. Bangert, Italienisches Möbeldesign, Munich, 1985, p. 170.
    M. Eidelberg, ed., Design 1935-1965: What Modern Was, Montreal, 1991, p. 165.