Fragile

Recognized Dealer

Milan, IT

About Fragile

FRAGILE is an historical and contemporary design gallery which was opened in Milan in 2000 and, since its birth, it quickly became a reference point in home decoration and for collectors, offering a unique choice of furniture, lightings, furnishing accessories and jewelry created by the most important last century designers, such as Gio Ponti, BBPR, Franco Albini, Angelo Mangiarotti, Carlo Scarpa, Osvaldo Borsani, Gae Aulenti, from the Fifties ‘till nowadays, gathered together through an accurate cataloguing and research work. FRAGILE is essentially composed of two diffe...Read More

Fragile

1stdibs Dealer Since 2012

Contact Info

Featured Pieces

Paolo Buffa
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Metal, Brass
Large and elegant sixteen-light chandelier in the style of Paolo Buffa, manufactured in Italy in the 1950s. Brass and lacquered metal structure. Good original vintage conditions.
Alessandro Mendini
Vintage 1980-1989 Italy Post-Modern Wall Mirrors
Stone, Mirror
Rare Postmodern wall mirror designed by Alessandro Mendini for Alchimia in 1981. The typical Mendini's decoration is made in lacquered stone. Only few pieces of this model were made ...
Driade, Paolo Deganello
Vintage 1980-1989 Italy Post-Modern Sofas
Metal, Upholstery
Rare model "Squash" sofa designed by Paolo Deganello, cofounder of Archizoom Group, for Driade in 1981. This beautiful Postmodern piece is composed of a lacquered metal str...
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Brass, Murano Glass
Pair of graphical table lamps manufactured in Italy in the 1950s. Brass structure, red and yellow "incamiciato" Murano glass spheres. Good original vintage conditions.
Oluce
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Metal, Brass
Flexible and adjustable table lamp manufactured by Oluce in the 1950s. Black lacquered metal base, flexible brass stem, lacquered metal diffuser. Good original vintage conditions.
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Glass, Mirror, Iron, Wood
Large low table manufactured in Italy in the late 1950s. Black lacquered iron structure, wooden lower tray, mirrored orange glass top. Good original conditions.
Knoll, Gae Aulenti
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Steel, Leather
Three-seat sofa designed by Gae Aulenti for Knoll in 1976. Bordeaux lacquered extruded steel structure with black leather upholstery. Manufacturer's mark on the back. Good original v...
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Mirrors
Brass, Mirror, Marble
Elegant oval table mirror manufactured in Italy in the early 1960s. Marble base, brass frame. Good original vintage conditions.
Roberto Gabetti and Aimaro Isola
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Metal, Brass, Opaline Glass, Wood
Sculptural table lamp designed by Gabetti & Isola in the 1960s. Wooden structure, spherical opaline glass diffuser with satin finishing, brass and white lacquered metal top. Good...
Paolo Buffa
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Commodes and Chests of Drawers
Brass, Glass, Wood
Elegant chest of drawers designed by Paolo Buffa, manufactured in Italy in the 1950s. Wooden structure with exquisite inlaid decorations and beautiful curved shape, carved brass hand...
Azucena, Luigi Caccia Dominioni
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Carts and Bar Carts
Brass, Fabric, Wood
Model "T9" side cart designed by Luigi Caccia Dominioni for Azucena in 1955. Brass frame, wooden shelves covered with elegant red cloth. Good original vintage conditions.
Lumi
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Metal, Brass
Elegant and rare adjustable floor lamp manufactured by Lumi in the 1950s. Brass base, stem and joints, green lacquered metal shade. Good original vintage conditions, charming patina....

More About Fragile

Featured Articles