Luxury Design, Past & Present
Vanity mirror designed by GIO PONTI for the vanity of Hotel Royal, Napoli, 1955 and produced by Fontana Arte in 1955
orginal piece customized by CG with green marble support in 2016
the Gio Ponti vanity was produced by Giordano Chiesa for the furniture of the Hotel Royal in Naples, 1955.
brass, mirror, ash, green Carrara marble
measures: h 58 cm, 44 x 17; diam mirror 42cm ; marble cube:H 8cm,17x17cm
Literature:Fabrizio Mautone "Gio Ponti LA COMMITTENZA FERNANDES" Electa Napoli 2009 pag.14,39,48,49
Ugo La Pietra, ediz Rizzoli 1995, pag. 372-373
Gio Ponti: L'Arte Si Innamora Dell'Industria, La Pietra, ppg. 365, 367.
Exhibition:Camere D'artista Italian design 1930-1960, Villa Bertelli Forte dei Marmi (Lu) 24 july 14 sept 2014.
Centoventi Gio Ponti designer senza Tempo Parma - 26 February - 6 March 2011.
Gio Ponti design made in Italy: Arredi d'albergo degli anno 1950 e 1960. Parma - Mercantinfiera - 24 September - 2 October 2005.