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Sendai Glass Bookcase by Toyo Ito

Estimated Production Time8-9 weeks


Named after the Japanese city of Sendai and exquisitely designed by renowned artist Toyo Ito, this striking bookcase features a dynamic and captivating silhouette boasting a strong emotional power. Superbly crafted, this sculptural piece comprises six light and delicate shelves (including the base) made of smoky tempered glass and connected with solid alder and walnut elements, gently curved in unique, natural shapes.

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Located in Milan, IT
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