Headboard and Daybed for X Selettiva of Cantu
Lacquered wood, bronze, and upholstery
82 w x 70 d x 42 h in.
This headboard is one of two prototypes produced in 1947. Ponti modified this example with white lacquer for its inclusion in X Selettiva1973, Cantù. Headboard includes five shelves, a radio, two integrated lights and one picture frame.
Provenance: Important private collection, Italy | Private collection
Gio Ponti - The Complete Works, Ponti, pg. 132 illustrates variation,