Gio Ponti, End Table with Bookshelves in Reeded Mahogany, Desk Set, Italy 1950s

$6,500

Gio Ponti (1891-1979)

A geometric side table, nightstand, or small bookcase in reeded mahogany by Gio Ponti. With two bookshelves, an asymmetrical stepped shape, and grooved carving of rich, variegated coloration, a distinct decorative feature Ponti first introduced in his pieces of the 1930s, here updated in an angular, modernist plissé. Raised on angled and tapered legs.

Part of a rare and important set that includes a monumental floating desk and chair.

Can be sold individually or as part of the set.

With a certificate of expertise from the Gio Ponti Archives.

Italy, 1950s.

Three-piece set: $38,500
End table: $6,500
Desk: $30,000
Chair: $4,500.

  • Origin: Italy
  • Period: 1950s
  • Dimensions: 19.7” H x 19.7” L x 14” D
  • Materials: Mahogany
  • Condition: Good; recently restored. Wear consistent with age and use.

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