Pantonova dining set | Wright

Wright-Pantonova dining set

Estimated value: 5000-7000 US$

Auction:
Modernist 20 Century

Sales date: 2003-12-07

Location:
Chicago

Lot number: 411

Design

Verner Panton
Launched in 1971
Manufacturer Fritz Hansen

Architonic id

4103412

Chrome plated steel, glass
47"dia x 29"h
Panton's ingenious use of commonplace materials creates a dining set that blurs the line between functional object and sculpture. The chairs of the Pantonova set are wedge-shaped, and the set compresses into itself when not in use.