March 20, 2016 12:00 EST

Art + Design

 
  Lot 15
 

15

GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
SET OF SIX DINING CHAIRS, MODEL AP 1676, CASSINA, ITALY, 1953

RETAILED BY ALTAMIRA, NEW YORK

Ash and vinyl
Applied fabric label: "A Schneller Sons New York" addressed to "Altamira 18 E 50th"

H: 33, W: 19 1/2, D: 19 1/2 in.

Provenance: Selected for a Merion, Pennsylvania home, circa 1954
Thence by descent to the present owners

Literature:
Altamira, Studio Catalogue, 1953, p. 3
Lisa Licitra Ponti, Gio Ponti: The Complete Work, 1923-1978, 1990, p. 170

Sold for $18,750
Estimated at $12,000 - $18,000


 

RETAILED BY ALTAMIRA, NEW YORK

Ash and vinyl
Applied fabric label: "A Schneller Sons New York" addressed to "Altamira 18 E 50th"

Provenance: Selected for a Merion, Pennsylvania home, circa 1954
Thence by descent to the present owners

Literature:
Altamira, Studio Catalogue, 1953, p. 3
Lisa Licitra Ponti, Gio Ponti: The Complete Work, 1923-1978, 1990, p. 170

This lot is offered with a certificate of expertise from the Gio Ponti Archives.

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