Tobia Scarpa "Cidonio" Bookcase

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Extremely rare architectural shelving unit comprised of 31 modular pieces of serpentino and Mondragon marble. Manufactured by Skipper. The shelves were made in an edition of 20 with this being one of the four known to exist. Signed with partially applied manufacturer’s label to underside of one element. Made in Italy.
Details
Creator
Afra & Tobia Scarpa (Designer), 
Skipper (Manufacturer)
In the Style Of
Modern
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
1968
Period
1960-1969
Materials and Techniques
Marble
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
58.5 in. H x 12.5 in. W x 128.5 in. D
149 cm H x 32 cm W x 326 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU80727667233
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2005
Located in New York, NY
Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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