Pietro Chiesa, Chest of drawers
Pietro Chiesa (1876-1948)
Chest of drawers
Cabinet by Pietro Chiesa, mirrored plated tinted in pink, opening with seven drawers. Brass handles. This piece is particularly representative of Pietro Chiesa works for Luigi Fontana & C (becoming later Fontata Arte) when he was its artistic director since 1933 until his death in 1948.
Height 140 cm (55 1⁄4 in) - Width 86 cm (33 3⁄4 in) - Depth 44 cm (17 1⁄2 in)
Provenance : Private collection, Italy.
- "Fontana Arte Gio Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand", Franco Deboni, éd. Allemandi & Co, Turin, 2013, pp.181, 186, 196 for relative models.
- Domus, n°131, novembre 1938, relative models.