POD OF DRAWERS | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-POD OF DRAWERS

Estimated value: 350,000—550,000 US$

Reached Price : 632,000 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 8

Design

MARC NEWSON
Launched in 2002, designed 1987
Manufacturer Pod

Architonic id

4107680

Fiberglass and riveted sheet aluminum
From an edition of ten and two artist's proofs
Model No. MN - 12PDB -1987
Stamped BASECRAFT SYDNEY 2002
50 3/8 x 27 1/2 x 17 1/4 in. (128 x 69.8 x 43.8 cm)

Provenance:
Galerie kreo, Paris

Literature and References:
Mario Romanelli, "Marc Newson: Progetti tra il 1987 e il 1990," Domus, March 1990, p. 67
Alice Rawsthorn, Marc Newson, London, 1999, p. 23
Hilary Jay, “Rising Design Stars,” Art and Antiques, April 2001, p. 61
Stephen Crafti, Request.Response.Reaction. The Designers of Australia & New Zealand, Victoria, Australia, 2002, p. 86
Conway Lloyd Morgan, Marc Newson, London, 2003, p. 166
Beatrice Salmon, ed., Masterpieces of The Museum of Decorative Arts Paris, 2006, pp. 205-206 (for the Pod of Drawers in the museum's collection, no. 5 from the edition of ten)

Catalogue Note:
This lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

The Pod of Drawers will be included as "MN - 12PDB-1987," in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of limited editions by Marc Newson, currently being prepared by Didier Krzentowski of Gallery kreo, Paris.