Rare Bespoke Gaetano Pesce Mirror Piece - 1970s
DESCRIPTIONGaetano Pesce custom made this mirror piece for the famous Annabella luxury shop in Pavia, Italy in the 1970s. We believe this to be a very early piece by the master as the use of materials is not typical for his well-known work. Gaetano Pesce (born 8 November 1939) is an Italian architect and a design Pioneer of the 20th century. Mr. Pesce was born in La Spezia in 1939, and he grew up in Padua and Florence. During his 50-year career, Mr. Pesce has worked as an architect, urban planner, and Industrial designer. His outlook is considered broad and humanistic, and his work is characterized by an inventive use of color and materials, asserting connections between the individual and society, through art, architecture, and design to reappraise mid-twentieth century modern life. Mr. Pesce's prototypical three-dimensional models and architectural drawings are held in the permanent museum collections of MoMA, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City; the Philadelphia Museum of Art,PA; San Francisco Museum of Art, California; Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Vitra Design Museum, Germany; Danish Museum of Art & Design, Copenhagen; Centre Pompidou and Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, France, and the Triennale Museum, Milan,.
W 108 cm, D 60 cm, H 160 cm
Continental US€ 1100
Rest of worldPrice upon request
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