Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno Wall Unit with Sculpture by Arnaldo Pomorodo

$36,800.00 USD
$36,800.00 USD

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Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, wall unit E22 with Arnaldo Pomorodo sculpture, wood, bronze, metal, glass, Italy, 1957

Breathtaking wall-mounted shelving unit by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno. This piece catches the eye in an instant because of its stunning appearance. Borsani designed the E22 as a coordinated system for furnishing either the home or the office. The composition of this wall-mounted unit with six columns is adjustable and allows the user to arrange it to his individual wishes. Multiple shelves, one cabinet with drawers, one cabinet with sliding doors and two show cabinets with glass doors features this wall unit. Another highlight of this piece is an additional cabinet showing a sculpture by Italian designer Arnaldo Pomodoro. The sculpture is fixated on the main cabinet and is the focal point of the wall unit. The cabinet opens in the middle of the abstract scenic metal sculpture. Arnaldo Pomodoro is an accomplished Italian sculptor and designer.

Tecno was founded in 1953 by Osvaldo and Fulgenzio Borsani. The company was found on the idea that dwellings function as the fundament on which the quality of life is built. Although Tecno was led by functionalism, aesthetics has never been unimportant. The office world experience an extreme growth in Postwar Italy and it was mainly to this world that Tecno dedicated their innovative design and craftsmanship.

Please note that this item is in good, used condition. There are some minor losses of wood visible on several parts and some overall signs of age and use. If desired, restoration can be done before shipping by our experienced craftsmen and -women in our own in-house restoration atelier. With high attention for the original, they make sure every piece contains its value and is ready for the many years to come. We kindly ask you to contact our design experts for further information about the endless possibilities our restoration and upholstery atelier has to offer. Of course, a locally organized restoration is possible as well.

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Product details

  • condition Good
  • creator Arnaldo Pomodoro (Designer) Osvaldo Borsani (Designer) Tecno (Manufacturer)
  • date of manufacture 1950s
  • dimensions Height 117.33 in. Width 167.33 in. Depth 19.3 in.
  • dimensions Height 298 cm Width 425 cm Depth 49 cm
  • material Brass Bronze Glass Metal Wood
  • origin Italy
  • period 1950-1959
  • style Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Barcode 45015442