Designe Notes: Pietro Chiesa

Pietro Chiesa (1892-1948) in 1932 was requested by Gio Ponti to take part in the artistic direction of Fontana Arte; here, he was able to express all his creativity by designing over a thousand pieces of work of different types (furniture, tables, lamps, glass windows, objects, etc).

Fontana Arte Lamp 

Small desk lamp with leaded glass attributed to Pietro Chiesa. Minor wear consistent with age. There is a small crack in ovoid form. It is not wired to US standards.

c. 1950's

Dimensions: 7"h x 3"d

Price: $300