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GIO PONTI (1891-1979)

Set of eight dining chairs model “nº 110”
Produced for the furnishing of the motonave Giulio Cesare
Manufactured by Fligli di Amadeo Cassina
Italy, 1950
Stained oak, fabric and brass details

Measurements
56,8 cm x 56 cm x 86,3 height cm each
22 3/8 in x 22 in x 33 7/8 height in each

Literature
Across the seas collaborations for the new Singer collection, Interiors, December 1951, p. 127
Gio Ponti, ‘Dalla IX alla X Triennale’, Domus, no. 265, December 1951, p. 12
Gio Ponti, ed., ‘Studio legale a Milano’, Domus, no. 286, September 1953, p. 34
Marco Romanelli, ed., Gio Ponti: A World, exh. cat., Design Museum, London, 2002, p. 90

Provenance
Private collection, Milano

Expertise
Together with a certificate of authenticity from the Gio Ponti Archives

Exhibitions
The present model was exhibited at the IX Milan Triennale in 1951