Stadera desk for Casa Caterina Marcenaro
October 22, 1951
Black painted metal, walnut veneer and brass, the top with close-nailed felt surface, and slate stone base
One of a kind
56¼ w x 32¾ d x 30¼ h in.
The Stadera desk for Casa Caterina Marcenaro was custom made by Italian architect Franco Albini for curator Caterina Mecenaro in 1951. It is an asymmetric twin level desk accompanied by a movable pedestal of five drawers (with lock system) with twin upper-handles and lower castors. This one-of-a-kind Stadera desk for Casa Caterina Marcenaro is sold with Certificate of Authenticity issued by Fondazione Franco Albini.
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