"EFFE" TABLE | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"EFFE" TABLE

Estimated value: 10,000—15,000 US$

Reached Price : 14,400 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 2

Design

ENZO MARI
Manufacturer Simon International

Architonic id

4107675

Pine
From the Metamobile series
28 1/2 x 78 3/4 x 32 1/8 in. (72.4 x 200 x 81.6 cm)

Provenance:
Property of a New York Architect
Acquired directly from Dino Gavina, ca. 1975

Literature and References:
Metamobile 1973, Simon International catalogue, 1973, n.p.
Enzo Mari: Proposta per un’Autoprogettazione, exh. cat., Centro Duchamp, Milan, 1974, n.p.
Peter S. Stamberg, Instant Furniture, New York, 1976, pp. 21-24
Virgilio Verelloni, The Adventure of Design: Gavina, Milan, 1987, p. 150 (for a similar “ICS” table designed by Enzo Mari)
Renzo Orsini, Dino Gavina Ultrarazionale Ultramobile, Milan, 1998, pp. 187-189