3 October 2007
PROTOTYPE DIAMOND DINING TABLE, 1952-1953
walnut and birch with steel underframe, with massive faceted columns and cross-veneered top
30¾ in. (78 cm.) high; 126 in. (320 cm.) wide; 35½ in. (90 cm.) deep
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Fulvio Irace, Gio Ponti: La Casa all' Italiana, Electa, 1988, pl. 162 (illustration of related design for the Casa Planchart, Caracus, 1955)
This lot is accompanied by a certificate from the Gio Ponti Archives
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