Utopia: Lost and Found /01 April 2008


Gaetano Pesce

UP6 ottomans, pair
C & B Italia
Italy, 1969
stretch fabric over polyurethane foam and rubber
22 w in (56 cm)

Both examples retain their original upholstery.

provenance: Hugh Hefner, Chicago | Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois | Private collection, Chicago

literature: Gaetano Pesce Architecture Design Art, Vanlaethem, pg. 52 Repertorio 1950-1980, Gramigna, pg. 288

estimate: $1,000–1,500
result: $960

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