Jacques Adnet ( 1900-1984). Spectacular desk with body in tubular steel covered in stitched black leather, holding a massive Nile green sand-casted glass top. Large blotter in brown leather, three large brown leather drawers. Leather covered handles cept in place by brass... more
Gio Ponti e Piero Fornasetti: A desk designed in 1950 decorated with the "Coromandel" pattern. Lithographed wood, mahogany, bakelite and brass, with maker's disc to one drawer "Fornasetti Milano"; Italy, around 1960. Dimensions: 90 cm x 44 cm x 79.5 cm
Carla Accardi (Trapani 1924 – 2014 Roma).
Capriccio spagnolo, 1983, signed Accardi 83, signed on rear Accardi 1983 n. 878, acrilic on canvas(hessian) , dimensions cm 100 x 140 cm, on frame.
Provenance: Private collection, Italy.
Stunning four door cabinet in exotic African hardwood designed by Luciano Frigerio, the doors opening to reveal shelves within. The door design was created to resemble a piano keyboard. Italy c 1972. Luciano Frigerio was the son of a family of cabinet makers who established themselves in 1899... more
Arturo Martini (Treviso 1889-Milano 1947) "La Fede e la Luce" (Faith and Light), 1934, bronze sculpture, dimensions: cm 66 x 72,5 x 71 H. Provenance :Milano, collection Emilio Zanzi's heirs. Reference: N. String - C.Gianferrari - G.Vianello, Arturo Martini, catalogo ragionato della scultura,... more
Giò Ponti (1891-1979) A three-bodied cabinet/bookcase of finest execution in walnut veneer with four fruit wood and pewter inlaid panels, one on each door of the side bodies, with figures referring to the four elements (water, fire, air and ground) inspired by elements connected to the life... more
Carla Accardi (Trapani 1924- Roma 2014) "A settori" 1962, casein on canvas, signed and datedAccardi '62; signed, titled ,numbered and dated Accardi, no.316, 1962 on rear, dimensions: cm 120 x 140,framed. Photo certificate by Studio Accardi, Rome, n° 24/06... more
Raymond Delamarre (1890-1986) "Les Conaissances Humaines" Three extraordinary and important sculpures in gold patinated plaster coming from artist's studio-workshop. France, 1937. Unique pieces preparatory, finished, dated and signed for the making of the Chaillot large sculptures. Dimensions:... more