Date of appearance: 1981
Designer: Ettore Sottsass
Made in: Italy
Manufacturer: Memphis, Mailand
Dimensions: 161 × 37 × 229 mm
Materials: Wood, Laminate

Dimensions: H. 226 x 160 x 42 cm Number of Parts: 1 Description: Ettore Sottsass. 'Casablanca' sideboard, designed in 1981. H. 226 x 160 x 42 cm. Made by Memphis, Milan. Blockboards, 'Spugnato' laminated in red, grey, yellow and black. Marked: Maker's mark. Memphis Milano, S. 3. A Memphis "Casablanca" Bookcase designed by Ettore Sottsass (1917-2007). Wood, laminate. Memphis plaque. 223 h x 150 w x 40cms d Italy. 1981 Prov; Private Collection – South of France. Lit; Andrea Branzi"Il design Italiano 1964-1990,1996, p235. G.Gramigna- P. Biondi, Il design in Italia, 1999. P428 Barbara Radice, "Memphis", 1984, p37. J.Capella and Q. Larrea "Designed by architects in the 1980s,", 1988, p141 N. Borsen Holtmann, Italian Design, 1994, p9.

Photograph by Dennis Zanone