Vintage pair of bookends 'Strumenti musicali' (Musical instruments) by Piero Fornasetti, Milano, Italy, 1950-1960. These are original and not a reissued version.
Black lacquered and folded metal, decorated with black/white screen prints. Marked with the golden Fornasetti label on the red vilt underside. One is a little bit paler than the other due to the sun and time. Large rare version.
Dimensions: Height 7.9 in. (20 cm), width 5.9 in. (15 cm), depth 5.1 in. (13 cm).
- Literature: Fornasetti, The Complete Universe, Rizzoli New York, pag. 504/505.
Pair of Bookends 'Strumenti Musicali' by Piero Fornasetti, 1950-1960
Good original condition. One of the two is slightly faded by sunlight (see pictures).