ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE
ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE
ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE
ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE
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Game On: Property from the Collection of Ryan Brant

ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Game On: Property from the Collection of Ryan Brant

ETTORE SOTTSASS | “LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE

Estimate: 2,000 - 3,000 USD

Lot Sold:3,750USD
(12 bids, reserve met)

Lot Details

Description

ETTORE SOTTSASS

“LE STRUTTURE TREMANO” TABLE


circa 1979

produced by Studio Alchymia, Milan

enameled tubular metal, glass and plastic laminate-covered wood

46¼ x 18 x 18 in. (117.4 x 45.7 x 45.7 cm)

Condition Report

Overall in very good condition. This iconic design by Sottsass presents with an adjustable glass top connected to the four legs via suction pads. The glass top with very light scuffing consistent with gentle use. Two of the four silver-painted, cylindrical feet with two minor chips to the edges, each measuring approximately 1/2 in. wide. The base with very light surface scratches and two pen marks, the largest measuring approximately 1 inch wide.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Friedman Benda, New York

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Literature

Andrea Banzi, The Hot House: Italian New Wave Design, Cambridge, MA, 1984, p. 136

Barbara Radice, Ettore Sottsass: A Critical Biography, London 1993, p. 195

Hans Höger, Ettore Sottsass Jun.: Designer, Artist, Architect, Berlin, 1993, p. 95

Giuliana Gramigna, Repertorio Del Design Italiano 1950-2000, Turin, 2003, p. 290

Philippe Thomé, Sottsass, London, 2014, p. 290

Game On: Property from the Collection of Ryan Brant
Online bidding closed09 Oct 2019 | 05:06 PM GMT