Umberto Mascagni Two-Door Bar Cabinet Sideboard

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Early 1950s sideboard bar cabinet created by Umberto Mascagni of Bologna, Italy, imported to the UK by I. Barget and retailed through Harrod's, London, 1952-1955. Mascagni was known for his provocative use of new materials in furniture designs such as "skai" (a type of vinyl) and aluminum. The padded skai exterior which presents as a white vellum parchment is trimmed with polished aluminum which is anodized in two tones of silver and faint gold. The top and bottom edges of the case are trimmed in aluminum channel with black rubber bumper guard. Rectangular case on four tapered legs. Two locking doors, each having inset mirror on the inside. Right is an open compartment fully lined like the exterior; Left is the same with a fixed horizontal shelf. Legs, which are also wrapped in black skai with vertical inset aluminum stripe, can be removed for ease of transport.

 
Details
Creator
Umberto Mascagni (Designer)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
1952
Period
1950-1959
Condition
Excellent. Excellent original vintage condition with hardly any signs of wear or use. The mirrored glass on the backside of the two doors have some oxidation to the silver..
Dimensions
36.5 in. H x 41.5 in. W x 21 in. D
93 cm H x 105 cm W x 53 cm D
Dealer Location
Weymouth, MA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU88667826413
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