Agnoldomenico Pica - Design and Design Art New York Thursday, May 24, 2007 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Irene de Guttry and Maria Paola Maino, Il mobile déco italiano, Rome, 1988, p. 204 for discussion of the project

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present lot is a later example of the chair which was exhibited in “The study room of a Gentleman” exhibit designed by Agnoldomenico Pica at the 1933 Milan Triennale. The buyer of the items in the “Study Room,” a notary from Brescia, wanted the chair to resemble a throne. The chair originally made for the exhibition was altered to the present design at the buyer’s request.


Unique barrel chair

Wood, fabric.
27 1/8 in. (68.9 cm) high

$12,000 - 16,000 

Design and Design Art

24 May 2007
2pm New York