Early edition SURVETTA bookcase by Ettore Sottsass for Memphis,1981

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Lovely and rare sculptural form "Survetta" bookcase designed by Ettore Sottsass and manufactured ny Memphis Milano circa 1981. A classic piece of early memphis and an important example of early italian post modern design.

This Survetta was purchased in 1983 at Gallery Binnen in Amsterdam, a leading gallery who was the first to introduce the radical Memphis movement in The Netherlands

A full provenance is available on request.

80.5 w x 13.75 d x 67 h inches

Literature: Ettore Sottsass Jun.: Designer, Artist, Architect, Höger, pg. 101 Memphis Milano, manufacturer's catalog, 1986, pg. 2

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1981
  • Period
    Late 20th Century
  • Condition
    Good. Few small restored chips to the laminate.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    75.39 in. H x 80.12 in. W x 13.78 in. D
    192 cm H x 204 cm W x 35 cm D
  • Seller Location
    bergen op zoom, Netherlands
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU9301951402
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