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"I Designed It For Pitagora" Desk

Designer:
Ettore Sottsass (Italian (born Austria), Innsbruck 1917–2007 Milan)
Date:
1987
Medium:
Brier-wood and pear-wood veneers, marble, painted wood
Dimensions:
28 1/2 x 90 1/2 x 61 in. (72.4 x 229.9 x 154.9 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Helman, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.600a–m
Not on view
The desk was commissioned by the donor directly from the designer.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Modern Design," March 30–December 3, 2006.

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