Modern Design /28 March 2004


Carlo Bugatti

Italy, c. 1905
ebonized wood, with white metal inlay, copper, upholstered vellum seat
46½ w × 21 d × 30½ h in (118 × 53 × 77 cm)

This bench features a rare vellum upholstered cushion that varies from the vellum over wood examples that are documented. Literature: Carlo Bugatti au Musee d'Orsay, Masse, pg. 90 Bugatti, Dejean, Rizzoli, pg. 84

estimate: $10,000–15,000
result: $17,700

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