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Patinated-Bronze Model of a Safe, after the Antique, 20th Century

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A 20th century patinated-bronze model of a safe based on an example from Pompeii. Said to be originally from the Andrew Carnegie collection, this is a truly distinct piece that can serve as an accent to any room. The small and intricate details combined with the distressed appearance nods to the ancient past. The patinated-bronze will warm up a space and serve as a functional piece in a library or study. Property from esteemed interior designer Juan Montoya. Juan Montoya is one of the most acclaimed and prolific interior designers in the world today. Juan Montoya was born and spent his early years in Colombia. After studying architecture in Bogotá, he moved to New York where he graduated from Parsons School of Design. Following two years of work and study in Paris and Milan, he returned to New York, where he founded the design business he has presided over since. His firm specializes in residential and contract interior design with projects located throughout the United States and Internationally. A member of the Interior Design Hall of Fame, a recipient of an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from Parsons School of Design, A Doctorate from New York School of Interior Design, Star of Design Award, and the Legends Award from Pratt Institute. His contributions to the field of interior design are widely recognized. He is also included in AD100 since its inaugural list, AD Collector (France) top 100, AD 30 Deans of Design and a Grand Master on Elle Decor's A-list. This piece is presents well overall with a structurally sound body that is ready to place in your home. With a purposefully distressed appearance as well as overall rusting, losses and wear throughout. Typical signs of tarnish and verdigris. A few of the applied figures and animal heads loose.

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 35.25 in. x W 40 in. x D 23 in.H 89.54 cm x W 101.6 cm x D 58.42 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU4956115765292
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