Property from a Private Collection, Manhattan
"EROS" DINING TABLE
produced by Tisettanta, Mariano Comense, Italy
28½ in. (72.3 cm) high
50⅝ in. (128.5 cm) diameter
Overall very good condition. The marble surfaces present with scattered minor surface scratches throughout consistent with age and use. The center of the marble top has been lightly sanded and presents with a few slightly deeper scratches, not visually detractive. The bottom edge of the base with a chip of approximately 1/2 x 1 inch. An elegant, deeply sculptural and timeless example of Italian design.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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Mondo Cane, New York
Delphine and Reed Krakoff, East Hampton, New York, 2007
Sotheby's New York, A Collection That We Dreamt Of, May 23, 2018, lot 204
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Angelo Mangiarotti, Sammenhenger, Oslo, 1985, p. 37 (for related models in the "Eros" series)
Giuliana Graminga and Paola Biondi, ed., Design in Italia: Dell'Arredamento Domestico" 473 Progettisti Degli Ultimi Cinquant'Anni, Torino, 1999, p. 294, fig. 2 (for a related model in the "Eros" series)
Giampiero Bosoni, ed., Italy: Contemporary Domestic Landscapes, 1945-2000, Milan, 2001, p. 227 (for related models in the "Eros" series)
François Burkhardt, Angelo Mangiarotti: Opera Completa / Complete Works, Milan, 2010, pp. 302-303 (for related models in the "Eros" series)