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"Fontana Arte" Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand - 'Book'

US$495

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A beautifully produced book with 336 pages and 562 photographs and illustrations, text is in English. In a period of just over thirty years Fontana Arte became the most outstanding company who specialized in the use of glass in lighting and furnishing, remarkable for its modern design and perfect craftsmanship. The great success of the company was owed to who in turn guided the company, these being - Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa and Max Ingrand.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 34.29 cm (13.50 in.)Width: 24.77 cm (9.75 in.)Depth: 3.18 cm (1.25 in.)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    2012
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    North Yorkshire, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU899627515522

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Thirsk, United Kingdom
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