GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
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GIO PONTI (1891-1979)


GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
A set of four chairs, model no. 687, 1950s
manufactured by Figli di Amedeo Cassina, Meda, Italy, oak, vinyl upholtery, brass studs
each 32 ½ high x 17 ½ wide x 19 3/8 in. deep (82.7 x 44.5 x 49.2 cm.)
Phillips London, 28 April 2015 lot 240;
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
'Accanto all'architettura', Domus, no. 312, November 1955, p. 19;
U. La Pietra, ed., Gio Ponti: L’arte si innamora dell’industria, New York, 2009, p. 205.
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These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 20%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. Where applicable Customs duty will be charged (per rate specified by HMRC guidance) on the Hammer price and VAT will be payable at 20% on duty. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.
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