Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia "Poltrona Proust"
Lot 104AR
Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia Poltrona di Proust designed 1978 and executed in 1981 painted by Franco Migliaccio signed and dated Mendini, 1981 in black marker pen hand painted readymade Height: 106 cm. 41 3/4 in.
Sold for £30,000 (US$ 50,186) inc. premium
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Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia "Poltrona Proust" Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia "Poltrona Proust" Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia "Poltrona Proust" Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia "Poltrona Proust"
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Alessandro Mendini for Studio Alchymia
Poltrona di Proust
designed 1978 and executed in 1981
painted by Franco Migliaccio

signed and dated Mendini, 1981 in black marker pen
hand painted readymade

Height: 106 cm.
41 3/4 in.

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  • Provenance
    This work was privately commissioned by the present owner directly from Alessandro Mendini in 1981 for the stage production of Antonio Syxty's play Famiglia Horror. Mendini was commissioned alongside Bruno Gregori of Studio Alchimia to design the set, and this play opened on 14th December 1981 at Milan's Teatro Carcano.
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