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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


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Pair of Art Deco Nightstands, Italy, 1930s
Vintage 1930-1939 Italy Art Deco Night Stands
Brass, Glass, Wood
Pair of extraordinary Art Deco nightstands manufactured in Italy in the 1930s. White lacquered wooden structure featuring one drawer and one door with internal shelf, glass top, bras...
Ettore Sottsass "Manifesto" Suspension Lamp for...
Stilnovo, Ettore Sottsass
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
"Manifesto" suspension lamp designed by Ettore Sottsass for Stilnovo in 1970. Polished aluminium structure, lacquered aluminium diffuser. Good original vintage conditions.
Florence Knoll Walnut Executive Desk for Knoll,...
Knoll, Florence Knoll
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Steel, Walnut
Extraordinary executive desk designed by Florence Knoll for Knoll in 1961. Chrome-plated steel base, massive walnut top with two drawers on both sides. Good original vintage conditions.
Pair of Velvet Armchairs by Aldo Morbelli for I...
Aldo Morbelli, ISA Bergamo
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Metal, Velvet
Pair of exquisite armchairs designed by Aldo Morbelli for Isa Begamo, in the 1950s. Black lacquered metal legs, elegant grey velvet upholstery. Completely restored, perfect conditions.
Stilnovo 1950s Adjustable Floor Lamp
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Metal, Brass, Marble
Elegant adjustable floor lamp manufactured by Stilnovo in the, 1950s. White marble base, black lacquered metal stem, brass arm and details, white lacquered metal diffuser. Good origi...
Osvaldo Borsani "P103" Leather Office Chair, Te...
Osvaldo Borsani, Tecno
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs
Aluminum, Leather
Large model "P103" swivel office chair designed by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno in 1964. Anodized aluminium swivel and tilting base, black leather upholstery, adjustable headr...
Ignazio Gardella "LP8" Pendant for Azucena, 1956
Azucena, Ignazio Gardella
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Glass
Elegant model "LP8" pendant designed by Ignazio Gardella for Azucena in 1956. Brass structure and rod, sandblasted and pressed glass diffuser. Good original vintage conditi...
Pietro Chiesa Extraordinary Glass Dining Table ...
Fontana Arte, Pietro Chiesa
Vintage 1930-1939 Italy Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Cut Glass
Extraordinary and extremely rare dining table designed by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte in circa 1934. Nickel-plated metal feet and central beam, structure in massive and thick glas...
"Porcino" Table Lamp by Luigi Caccia Dominioni ...
Azucena, Luigi Caccia Dominioni
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Metal, Glass, Chrome
Elegant and iconic "Porcino" table lamp designed by Luigi Caccia Dominioni for Azucena in 1967. chrome-plated metal base on which a frosted and clear glass diffuser stands....
After Carlo Mollino Curved Capitonné Velvet Sof...
Carlo Mollino
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Velvet, Wood
Extraordinary large sofa with an elegant curved shape after the work of Carlo Mollino, manufactured in Italy in the 1950s. Wooden structure and feet, capitonné velvet covered upholst...
Murano "Sommerso" Glass Sculpture by Luciano Ga...
Salviati, Luciano Gaspari
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Vases
Murano Glass
Exquisite and large "Sommerso" Murano glass sculpture designed by Luciano Gaspari for Salviati in the 1960s. Handblown vase in green and pink Murano glass. Good original vi...
Set of Seven "Gli Scacchi" Seats or Low Tables ...
Mario Bellini, C&B Italia
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Mid-Century Modern Ottomans and Poufs
Set of seven "Gli Scacchi" seats or low tables designed by Mario Bellini for C&B in 1971. These extraordinary and playful design pieces made of polyurethane can be comb...

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