"COMO" COFFEE AND TEA SERVICE | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"COMO" COFFEE AND TEA SERVICE

Estimated value: 10,000—15,000 US$

Reached Price : 24,000 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 102

Design

LINO SABATTINI
Manufacturer Christofle, Paris

Architonic id

4107752

Silver and plastic
Comprising coffee pot, teapot, creamer, sugar bowl and tray
Together with a rare sweetmeat bowl
Each marked under base
Coffee pot: 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Tray: 1 5/8 x 19 3/8 x 12 1/8 in. (4.1 x 49.2 x 30.8 cm)

Literature and References:
Anne Bony, Les Années 50, Paris, 1982, p. 355
Albrecht Bangert, Italienisches Möbeldesign, Munich, 1985, p. 170
Yvonne Brunhammer and Guillemette Delaporte, Les Styles des Années 30 à 50, Paris, 1987, p. 187
Martin Eidelberg, ed., Design 1935-1965: What Modern Was, Montreal, 1991, p. 165