Citation
Desk

Material Information

Title:
Desk [desk]
Creator:
Duilio Cambellotti ( Designer )
Fratelli Nicoletti ( Maker )
Place of Publication:
Italy, Rome
Creation Date:
1923
Materials:
walnut ( medium )
maple ( medium )
Measurements:
37-1/2 in x 82 in x 34-3/4 in
95.3 cm x 208.3 cm x 88.3 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World's Fairs and Expositions -- Furniture/Furniture Design
Genre:
desks ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Walnut desk inlaid with leaf designs in maple, rectangular shaped top with two keyholed drawers at front center; slightly curving splashboard panel with inlaid designs along desk top which is attached to pair of convex shaped solid legs with a thick rectangular apron and stretcher supported on trestle feet at base; manufactured for and exhibited at the first Biennale of Monza in 1923 where it was a prize winner.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
87.597.11.1 ( accession number )
Classification:
Furniture