Overall in very good condition. The wooden surfaces with minor scattered scuffs and scratches. Minor and gentle isolated fading to the veneer, concentrated to the proper left side panel, left and right doors as partially visible in the catalogue illustration. The front right proper edge of the top surface with a minor chip measuring approximately 2 cm. The front central leg with a scuff measuring approximately 20 cm. Four keys are included.
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Private collection, Italy
Roberta Lietti, ICO PARISI: DESIGN CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ 1936-1960, Milan, 2017, p. 360, cat. no. 1948.5
A certificate of authenticity from the Ico Parisi Archives is provided with this lot.