Rare Altamira Desk by Ico Parisi and Pietro Zuffi for De Poli

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Writing desk with open-top stowaway, designed by Ico Parisi for Altamira in 1954. The top opens to expose storage space, and was decorated with enameled copper by Pietro Zuffi.
This masterpiece was exhibited in New York, where it held signatures of both Zuffi and DePoli.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    32.28 in. H x 35.43 in. W x 23.62 in. D
    82 cm H x 90 cm W x 60 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Milan, Italy
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU231637456883
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2016

Typical response time: Within One Week

Located in Milan, IT

More from this Seller

Slender Italian Demilune Console Table in Mahogany with Top in Marble
Slender Italian Demilune Console Table in Mahogany...
Brass, Breccia Marble, Mahogany
An elegant demilune console, from Italy realised in the 1950s. The structure is carved out of a deep mahogany with gilded bronze details on each leg. The top, a thin slice of marble p...
Coveted Concentric Table by Carlo de Carli for Sormani, 1963
Coveted Concentric Table by Carlo de Carli for Sor...
Carlo de Carli, Sormani, Carlo di Carli
Brass, Rosewood
A rosewood masterpiece, the much sought after Model 180 table by Carlo de Carli was realized in many a different versions by Sormani in the 1960s. This exemplar boasts of the authentic ...
Prized "Cicognino" Side Table by Franco Albini for Poggi, 1952
Prized "Cicognino" Side Table by Franco Albini for...
Franco Albini, Poggi
Wood
Prized "Cicognino" side table by Franco Albini for Poggi, 1952. Part of the original production, conserved in the best of conditions.
"Sesann" Coffee Table by Gianfranco Frattini for Cassina
"Sesann" Coffee Table by Gianfranco Frattini for C...
Cassina, Gianfranco Frattini
Chrome, Glass
This "Sesann" coffee table was created as part of the "Sesann living room set" by Gianfranco Frattini in 1970 for Cassina, Italy. The reflective glass surface of the table along with ...
Elegant Swivel Coffee Table by Angelo Mangiarotti
Elegant Swivel Coffee Table by Angelo Mangiarotti
Angelo Mangiarotti, Bernini
Brass, Onyx, Felt
Plane of onyx placed on felt-covered swivel plate, perched on a tapering conical brass base. Produced by Bernini in 1961. Literature : Domus 408 (novembre 1963), pag. 41. Ottagono 8 ...
Fabulous Italian Side Table from the 1940s
Fabulous Italian Side Table from the 1940s
Brass, Breccia Marble
Fabulous Italian side table from the 1940s.