Mass Modern /21 June 2008


Bruno Munari

Canarie desk set
Italy, c. 1958
melamine, aluminum
9¾ w × 2¾ d × 2¾ h in (25 × 7 × 7 cm)

This early example includes one pencil holder, one ashtray and various cups for the storage of office supplies.

literature: Luce, Movimento & Programmazione 1958/1968, Feierabend and Meneguzzo, ppg. 228-229 Plastics + Design, Ulmer and Strasser, pg. 73

estimate: $600–800
result: $360

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