Important Italian 1950s Prototype Cocktail Table Attributed to Carlo Mollino

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Important Italian Prototype coffee table Attributed to Carlo Mollino carved from wood and gilt to resemble metal. The table legs and spine resemble an insect such as an arachnid / spider. While maintaining a distinct modern look and feel.

The work is a sculpture composed of four carved pieces of wood, each carved in a modern mechanical manner typical of Mollino the pieces are faceted together via solid brass studs to allow the pieces to intersect and form four legs and four top supports. An oval glass top completes the piece.

 
Details
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
circa 1950
Period
Mid-20th Century
Condition
Good
Dimensions
17 in. H x 54 in. W x 22 in. D
43 cm H x 137 cm W x 56 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU79354295463
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