Artcurial to host Cassina design auction

Wednesday, 9 November 2011

Dalila chairs (1980) by Gaetano Pesce

Signalling the increasing investment value of contemporary design, French auction house Artcurial Briest-Poulain-F.Tajan is to host an auction of iconic pieces from the archives of Cassina.

#14 Milano by Gaetano Pesce
The auction, to be held on 22 November, will include 108 lots from some of the biggest names in design - including Ron Arad, Ingo Maurer, Zaha Hadid, Charles and Ray Eames, Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand and Isamu Noguchi. A public exhibition of the pieces will run three days before the auction, at the Hôtel Marcel Dassault in Paris.

Teneride (1970) by Mario Bellini

Golgotha (1974) by Gaetano Pesce
Terra (1974) by Alessandro Mendini