Eight 1950s Piero Fornasetti Musicalia Canapes or Coasters

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Elegant and pure Fornasetti, these eight gilt, black and white dishes featuring neoclassical visions of musical instruments were an exclusive by Fornasetti for Bonwit Teller. To be used as canapé servers or coasters or perhaps even ashtrays in the Mad Men era. Here eight different designs.
Measuring 4" in diameter, all have the Fornasetti label and Exclusive for Bonwit Teller on the reverse. Price is for the set of eight.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Gilt   Ceramic
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    0.25 in. H
    1 cm H
  • Diameter
    4
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Number of Items
    8
  • Reference Number
    LU83015120323
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2007

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Located in Miami, FL

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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