‘Tapis Volant’ (Flying Carpet) daybed

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  • Provenance

    Demisch Danant, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2012

  • Literature

    ‘Un événement dans le mobilier contemporain, l’acier inoxydable’, Plaisir de France, no. 1, January 1969, p. 45
    Suzanne Demisch, Maria Pergay: Between Ideas and Design, Verona, 2006, pp. 29, 32, 37
    Suzanne Demisch and Stephane Danant, Maria Pergay: Complete Works 1957-2010, Bologna, 2011, pp. 101-02, 104

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‘Tapis Volant’ (Flying Carpet) daybed

circa 1968
Stainless steel, fabric.
40 x 300 x 100 cm (15 3/4 x 118 1/8 x 39 3/8 in.)

Estimate
£55,000 - 75,000 Ω

sold for £62,500

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

Design

London Auction 17 October 2019