Scarabeo BoxRoberto Rida & Simone Crestani
In this box the delicately rendered scarab is trapped in glass. The glass allows for a sensuous three-dimensionality, giving a sense of harmony and lightness. Again, nature is modified into a beauty to be possessed. Part of the DUETTO Series.
Pair of Side TablesSuzanne Rippe
Crosscut of a whitened oak beam, inlaid with free form mosaic ribbons throughout, featuring turquoise stone, tile and brass. Signed on the side.
Dahlia ChandelierMax Ingrand (1908-1969)
Italy, ca 1955
Chandelier composed of sixteen translucent green and amber glass “petals” mounted to a radial brass structure, suspended from three rods and matching canopy. Fontana Arte model number 1563. Literature: Franco Deboni’s Fontana Arte: Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand, Allemandi, Torino, 2012, image 308 for a similar example.
Center TableOsvaldo Borsani (1911-1985)
Pearwood table with the top done in lattice work, the four out-splayed legs ending in cast bronze sabots. Original glass top. The piece has been restored to its original condition through us (joints reinforced, wood and bronze cleaned, sealed). This and similar models pictured in Giampiero Bosoni’s “Osvaldo Borsani” on pages 590 and 591.
Scarabeo Box $10,500
Pair of Side Tables $27,500
Dahlia Chandelier $95,000
Center Table $62,500
November 28, 2019 to December 02, 2019