Ettore Sottsass / "Carlton" Room Divider/Bookcase / designed in 1981Ettore Sottsass
"Carlton" Room Divider/Bookcase
designed in 1981

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Creator Name: Sottsass, Ettore
Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Italian
Creator Role: Designed by
Creator Dates/Places: 1917
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Ettore Sottsass
Title: "Carlton" Room Divider/Bookcase
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1981
Creation End Date: 1981
Creation Date: designed in 1981
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Classification Term: Woodwork
Materials and Techniques: plastic on wood laminate carcass
Dimensions: Overall: 196.2cm x 190cm x 40cm
Inscriptions: Inscribed on metal label attached to base: "MEMPHIS/MILANO/E. SOTTSASS/1981/Made in Italy"
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1992.232
Credit Line: The Mary Spedding Milliken Memorial Collection, Gift of William Mathewson Milliken
AMICA ID: CMA_.1992.232
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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