Vase, model no. 183, from the ‘Ceramiche di serie’ series

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  • Provenance

    Liberty London
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1960s

  • Literature

    'Ettore Sottsass Ceramiche dal 1955 al 1970', Domus, no. 749, May 1993, p. 69
    Fulvio Ferrari, Ettore Sottsass Tutta la Ceramica, Turin, 1996, p. 85
    Fulvio Ferrari, Sottsass: 1000 Ceramics, Turin, 2017, p. 72

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Vase, model no. 183, from the ‘Ceramiche di serie’ series

circa 1959
Glazed earthenware.
13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.) high, 15.6 cm (6 1/8 in.) diameter
Produced by Bitossi, Montelupo Fiorentino for Galleria Il Sestante, Milan, Italy. Underside signed 912/SOTTSASS/SESTANTE.

Estimate
£4,000 - 6,000 

sold for £5,625

Contact Specialist
Antonia King
Interim Head of Sale
+44 20 7901 7944
antonia.king@phillips.com

Design

London Auction 17 October 2019