Philip Michael Wolfson - Design London Wednesday, April 23, 2008 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Fiona and Keith Baker, 20th Century Furniture, London, 2003, pp. 223 and 243

  • Catalogue Essay

    "The 'Genoa' desk is visualized as a flat distortion of the world, of falling land masses and tectonic movement; the title was inspired by the conceptual idea behind the piece, and as a reference to the city where Christopher Colombus was born". - Philip Michael Wolfson


‘Genoa’ desk

designed 1991, executed 2007
Acid-patinated steel, Zebrano-veneered wood, nickel-plated steel, leather, felt.
74.6 x 215.9 x 80 cm. (29 3/8 x 85 x 31 1/2 in)
From an edition of ten.

£15,000 - 20,000 


24 Apr 2008, 2pm