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*Venduehuis Auction* Superbox by Ettore Sottsass

*Venduehuis Auction* Superbox by Ettore Sottsass - Ettore Sottsass - <span class="node-unpublished">Poltronova</span>

About

Ettore Sottsass (1917-2017)
Designed in: 1968.
Superbox, by Poltronova with blue and white laminate. Designed by Sottsass for Poltronova,
the Superboxes bear some relationship
to furniture designed by Koloman Moser. However, Sottsass moved away from strict
functionalism to incorporate ideas from
art, religion, and contemporary fashion. He
intended for the cabinets to stand away from
the wall, giving them a separate presence, as
if they were ritualistic altars for daily life. The Superboxes are clad on all sides with patterned and coloured laminate, reflecting the influence of both Pop art and Minimalism, a prelude to
Memphis.
Please note that the Superbox is executed around 2003.
174x74x74 cm.
€22,000 - €24,000

Special sale Design Auction 18/04/2018
online catalogue : https://wavemaker.venduehuis.com/auction?auction=85
Price

PRODUCT DETAILS

Designer(s)
Producer
Period
Country of origin
Italy
Current location of the item
Netherlands

Dimensions & weight

kg
Width
74
cm
Height
174
cm
Depth
74
kg
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