Carlo Mollino (Italian, 1905-1973). <em>Tea Table</em>, ca. 1949. Maple plywood, glass, brass, 20 1/2 x 47 1/2 x 21 1/4 in. (52.1 x 120.7 x 54 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Italian Government, 54.64.231a-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 54.64.231a-c_edited_SL1.jpg)

Tea Table

Artist:Carlo MollinoAppelli F. - Varesio L. & Co.

Medium: Maple plywood, glass, brass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1949

Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 47 1/2 x 21 1/4 in. (52.1 x 120.7 x 54 cm)


Museum Location: Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor


Accession Number: 54.64.231a-c

Image: 54.64.231a-c_edited_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tea table (a), maple plywood and glass. One continuous sheet of plywood curved in "S" shape with irregular ovals cut out of it, the longest opening below the center of the table. Two removable (b,c) clear glass shelves, both of irregularly oblong outline: the larger resting on top of the wood form, the other inserted below as second half.

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