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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Milan

  • Literature

    "Across the seas collaborations for the new Singer collection," Interiors, December 1951, pp. 121-22
    William James Hennessey, Modern furnishings for the home, New York, January 1, 1952, p. 110
    Modern by Singer, sales catalogue, New York, 1955, n.p.
    Roberta Lietti, Ico Parisi Catalogue Raisonné, 1936-1960, Milan, 2017, p. 143

  • Catalogue Essay

    Phillips would like to thank Roberta Lietti of the Archivio del Design di Ico Parisi for her assistance cataloguing the present lot.

21

Coffee table, model no. 1116, from the "Modern by Singer" furniture line

circa 1951
Walnut-veneered wood, walnut, brass.
17 1/4 x 59 x 19 5/8 in. (43.8 x 150 x 50 cm)
Interior of two legs impressed 23 and two impressed 24. Manufactured by Fratelli Rizzi, Intimiano, Italy for Singer & Sons, New York.

Estimate
$15,000 - 20,000 

Sold for $18,750

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Design

New York Auction 6 June 2019