Brass Coat Hooks by ETTORE SOTTSASS for VALLI & VALLI, Italy, 1985

Polished brass coat hooks by Ettore Sottsass for Valli & Valli, Italy 1985. Architectural design that recalls the Florentine arch with semi-circle intrados and three centers on the springing line. 

 

YEAR: 1985
COUNTRY: Italy
DIMENSIONS: H 2.17in x W 5.91in x D 3.35in, H 5.52cm x W 15cm x D 8.5cm
AVAILABLE: 3
MANUFACTURER: Valli & Valli
DESIGNER: Ettore Sottsass
MATERIAL: Polished brass
CONDITION: Excellent
COLOR: Gold
PRODUCTION: Out of production

 

Ettore Sottsass Portrait on PHXgallery.com

ETTORE SOTTSASS (1917 – 2007) was an Italian architect and designer who played a quintessential role in the radical design movements of the 20th century. Founder of the Memphis movement in 1981, he brought to the fore values eclipsed by functionalism. His masterful use of color and architecture techniques characterizes his work. His oeuvre includes furniture, jewelry, glass, lighting, home objects and office machine design, as well as many buildings and interiors.