Wooden box, mod. 2194 for Fontana Arte
Cedar, glass, and leather
7½ dia. x 3¼ h in.
This leather covered cedar wood box, with cut glass lid was designed by Italian architect and designer Pietro Chiesa and made by furniture and glass maker Fontana Arte.
Private collection, Geneva
Marked to the underside [fx] and on top of the lid [fa] – 1960 logo
Fontana Arte catalog Issue no. 4, pg. 104,
Fontana Arte - Giò Ponti, Pietro Chiesa, Max Ingrand, Deboni fig. 248,
Sergio Montefusco - Fontana Arte. Repertorio 1933-1943 2012, The Arting Company
Sergio Montefusco - Fontana Arte repertorio 1933-1943 dalle immagini dell'epoca 2012, pg. 78- Wooden cart by Ico Parisi, The Arting Company