Prototype bar cart | Wright

Wright-Prototype bar cart

Estimated value: 8000-10.000 US$

Auction:
Modernist 20th Century

Sales date: 2004-06-06

Location:
Chicago

Lot number: 243

Design

Ico Parisi
Manufacturer Singer

Architonic id

4104074

French walnut, brass, glass
37"w x 16.5"d x 29.5"h
This cart was designed and made by Ico Parisi as a prototype for potential distribution by Singer in the United States. The cart was not developed as a manufactured piece and is unique. Singer and Sons imported and manufactured many designs by Carlo Mollino, Ico Parisi, Carlo di Carli and Gio Ponti in the early 1950s.
Provenance: Singer Family Collection, New York