Gio Ponti cabinet

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Lot 1
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42
with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key

Sold for £ 14,400 (US$ 18,259) inc. premium
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42
with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
the frame impressed 'N5B' height 166cm x width 137cm x length 48cm.

Footnotes

  • The present lot is unrecorded in the Gio Ponti archives. Its form and dimensions are consistent with Ponti's copper enamel fronted 'Market' cabinet of 1942, produced in collaboration with Paolo di Poli, and illustrated by Mario Universo, 'Gio Ponti Designer', p.85.

    It is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Gio Ponti Archives. We are grateful for their assistance with this catalogue entry.
Gio Ponti, a cabinet circa 1941
Gio Ponti, a cabinet circa 1941
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42 with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42 with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42 with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42 with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
Gio Ponti an important and unrecorded fruitwood and vellum cabinet, circa 1941-42 with brass fittings, the mirrored interior with a series of fitted drawers, also with original key
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