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Ettore Sottsass - Olivetti, Olivetti Synthesis - Card holder (1) - Synthesis

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Ettore Sottsass - Olivetti, Olivetti Synthesis - Card holder (1) - Synthesis

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Italy - 1950-1974 - Plastic, Melamine

No. of items: 1
Object: Card holder
Material: Melamine, Plastic
Designer/ Artist: Ettore Sottsass
Manufacturer/ Brand: Olivetti, Olivetti Synthesis (More lots)
Model/ Name: Synthesis
Estimated Period: 1950-1974
Country of Origin: Italy
Condition: As new - unused
Dimensions: 6×9×18.5 cm
Weight: 274 g

Raro porta lettere, portacarte della serie Synthesis prodotto dalla Olivetti di Ivrea, patrimonio Unesco come città industriale del XX secolo, su disegno di Ettore Sottsass nel 1973.

Oggetto famosissimo, nuovo con scatola originale.

Realizzato interamente in dura melamina color nero.

Facevano parte della serie Synthesis numerosi articoli ed accessori per l'ufficio; pubblicati su gran parte dei libri sul design italiano e mondiale.

Nuovo, mai utilizzato, nella sua scatola originale.

Marcato "Olivetti Synthesis Made in Italy" sotto alla base.

Misure: 6 x 9 x 18.5 cm.
Peso: 0,274 kg

Il commento del designer dopo aver realizzato la serie Synthesis è stato questo:
"Ho cercato di cogliere come potevo i termini possibili di una nuova vitalità e di cogliere le forme, i simboli che potrebbero rappresentare la moltiplicazione di immagini del secolo e il passaggio da organizzazioni intellettuali a una specie di pura energia vitale" (Ettore Sottsass)

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