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A pair of Neoclassical specimen marble, porphyry and ebonized obelisks designed by Renzo Mongiardino
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
199
A pair of Neoclassical specimen marble, porphyry and ebonized obelisks designed by Renzo Mongiardino
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 21,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A pair of Neoclassical specimen marble, porphyry and ebonized obelisks designed by Renzo Mongiardino

Catalogue Note

Nearly identical pairs of obelisks were sold Sotheby's New York 30 September 2005 lot 141, and 30 September 2004 lot 155; also Christie's New York 19 May 2004 lot 241 and 22 May 2002 lot 363.

The Italian designer Renzo Mongiardino (1916-1998) created some of the most important interiors of the postwar period, including those of Gianni Agnelli, Aristotle Onassis, Lee Radziwill and Gianni Versace, and was also a set designer for film and opera.

Collections: European Decorative Arts

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New York