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Dimitri Omersa Rhino Footstool for Abercrombie & Fitch

$6,200

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A wonderful example of the original large sized 43" rhinoceros’s footstool by Dimitri Omersa for Abercrombie and Fitch, circa 1960s. This example is in beautiful aged and patinated condition. Sturdy and structurally sound, this large rhino is ready to be used as a footstool or stool as it can support the weight of an average sized adult, or use as a table top object. Some creative ways to use this Dimitri Omersa footstool is as an ottoman next to a coffee table or a foot stool. Omersa's designed leather animals for Omersa Leatherworks of England, Omersa & Company, Liberties of London and Abercrombie and Fitch. This example was made for Abercrombie with Made in England. Excellent early production original of this design, ideal collectors example or for an interior design client. Omersa made his first leather animal, a pig, in 1927 and from there created a full suite of interesting and charismatic creatures. Each leather animal is of the highest quality, beautifully stained and waxed. CONDITION: Very good vintage condition with light age and patina throughout. Few areas of attractive light leather distressing - stable and secure. Some light scratches. Desirable and very attractive example. Sturdy and structurally sound. Ready to be used immediately.

Details

  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 17.5 in. (44.45 cm)Width: 13 in. (33.02 cm)Depth: 43 in. (109.22 cm)Seat Height: 17.5 in. (44.45 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU812528606312

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    Ships From: San Francisco, CA
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