Casablanca

Bookcase
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.

Casablanca
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