Ico Parisi - Important Design London Wednesday, April 25, 2018 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Rimini

  • Literature

    'Il concorso Domus-L'Europeo-Fiera Campionaria', Domus, no. 228, September 1948, p. 42
    Flaminio Gualdoni, ed., Ico Parisi & architecture, exh. cat., Galleria Civica, Bologna, 1990, p. 200
    Roberta Lietti, Ico Parisi Catalogue Raisonné, 1936-1960, Milan, 2017, pp. 189, 330

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present model dining chair was exhibited at 'Lo stile nell’arredamento moderno', Fede Cheti Atelier, Milan, December 1947-January 1948 and the XXVI Milan Fair, 1948.

    This lot has been recorded in the Archivio del Design di Ico Parisi, Como, Italy.

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


Set of fourteen dining chairs

circa 1947
Stained wood, fabric.
Each: 90.2 x 48 x 51.5 cm (35 1/2 x 18 7/8 x 20 1/4 in.)
Manufactured by Ariberto Colombo, Cantù, Italy.

£12,000 - 18,000 

Sold for £21,250

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Important Design

London Auction 26 April 2018