Lot: 213


'Tapipardo' carpet, 1970

Guido Drocco Arbo, Turin; Paracchi Turin

Roberto Gabetti; Aimaro Isola; Luciano Re and Guido Drocco. 'Tapipardo' carpet, 1970. 200 x 250 cm. Made by Paracchi, Turin for Arbo, Turin. Pure New Wool. Marked: Maker's label.

Very rare carpet from the 'Tapizoo' series, produced only in a small edition. The leopard is depicted as a hunting trophy; the different heights of the wool give plasticity. Exhibited e.a. at Eurodomus 4, Turin 1972. Very well preserved.

Hammer Price: 6,500 €

127A - Italian Design
21. June 2016 at 8:50 AM

Literature:

Gabetti e Isola - Mobili, p. 81ff.