Lot 208
  • 208

Fernando and Humberto Campana

Estimate
6,000 - 8,000 USD
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Description

  • Fernando and Humberto Campana
  • "Poltrona Cone" Chair
  • clear polycarbonate and chromium-plated metal

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artists by the present owner, circa 1997

Literature

Paola Antonelli, et al., Tropical Modern:  The Designs of Fernando and Humberto Campana, New York, 1998, p. 37
Respectiva Campana, exh. cat., Museu da Casa Brasileira, São Paulo, 1998, n.p.
Entre o Design e a Arte: Irmãos Campana, São Paulo, 2000, pp. 17-19
Humberto and Fernando Campana, Campanas, São Paulo, 2003, pp. 84, 266-268, 270-271
Campana Brothers:  Complete Works (So Far), New York, 2010, pp. 148

Catalogue Note

The present work is an early example of the "Poltrona Cone" chair, which was executed in the studio of the artists, prior to the larger production of the model by Edra in 1999.  This lot is being sold with a certificate of authenticity from Fernando and Humberto Campana.
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