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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Palermo, Italy, 1950s
    Thence by descent to the present owner

  • Literature

    'Stand di Fontana Arte alla 39ª fiera di Milano', Vitrum, no. 125, May-June 1961, pp. 32-33
    Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier, Max Ingrand, Du Verre À La Lumière, Paris, 2009, pp. 193, 196
    Franco Deboni, Fontana Arte: Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand, Turin, 2012, figs. 8, 313

101

Ceiling light, model no. 1508

circa 1954
Tubular brass, brass, painted metal, coloured glass, glass.
74 cm (29 1/8 in.) drop, 94 cm (37 in.) diameter
Manufactured by Fontana Arte, Milan, Italy.

Estimate
£7,000 - 9,000 

Sold for £15,000

Contact Specialist
Madalena Horta e Costa
Head of Sale
+44 20 7318 4019

Design

London Auction 27 April 2017