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Cabinet #57 Bookcase

Ettore Sottsass, Designer (Italian, 1917-2007) Gallery Mourmans, Manufacturer


(Friedman Benda, New York, New York); purchased by the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 2012.

Object Information

designer
Ettore Sottsass (Italian, 1917-2007)
manufacturer
Gallery Mourmans
creation date
2003
materials
burled walnut, fluorescent acrylic and plastic laminate
dimensions
81 1/4 x 111 x 57 in. (overall installed)
A: 25 1/8 x 47 1/4 x 26 7/8 in.
B: 25 1/8 x 47 7/16 x 15 5/8 in.
C: 24 1/2 x 86 11/16 x 31 1/2 in.
D: 31 3/8 x 31 1/2 x 18 7/8 in.
E: 24 1/8 x 17 3/4 x 17 3/4 in.
F: 20 3/4 x 15 5/8 x 12 in.
G: 20 1/8 x 15 1/16 x 12 in.
accession number
2012.178A-G
credit line
Acquisition by the Design Arts Society in honor of R. Craig Miller with funds provided by Simon Abraham, Lee and Dorothy Alig, Mark Demerly, John and Dawn Fazli, David and Cindy Force, Helmut Fortense, Bill Fortune and Joe Blakley, Penny and Jock Fortune, Jonathan Hess, Frederick King, Evelin and Gerhard Klemm and Family, Marika Klemm and Michael Lubarsky, Catie Lichtenauer, June McCormack, Mike Moriarty, Marian Pettengill, Margaret Wiley, Nina K. Winter, The Ballard Fund
collection
Design Arts