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A Ladies Writing Desk / Dressing Table by Fornasetti by Gio Ponti and Piero Fornasetti

Italy, designed circa 1953

A stunning ladies writing desk/ dressing table featuring a double tiered body with flaring front legs each with high brass sabots and a kneehole area surronded by four drawers. The desk is decorated with a scattering of hand colored butterflies on a black background and then lacquered to a high gloss. Originally designed by Gio Ponti and decorated by Fornasetti in 1953. This original example is of recent production with correct Fornasetti stamp with artist signature as well as with original Fornasetti label to bottom of desk. Gio Ponti and Piero Fornasetti, Italy designed circa 1953.

Price: Sold

Condition: excellent

Measurements:
Height: 31.5"
Width: 36"
Depth: 18"

Number of Items: 1

Materials/Technique: lacquered and decorated wood

Creator: Gio Ponti and Piero Fornasetti

Reference: SKU-2042