Piero Fornasetti (born the November 10th, 1913 in Milan - died in the same city in October 1988) is a painter, designer, sculptor and Italian interior designer of the twentieth century, the creator of more than 11 000 pieces.
In 1930, he studied drawing at the Academy of Fine Arts Brera, was expelled in 1932 for indiscipline and printed scarves ...
Piero Fornasetti, pair of doors of a cupboard made for a private custode, wood decorated with trompe l'oeil pattern, circa 1950, Italy. Measures: Height 135 cm, width 158 cm, depth 3.5 cm.
Piero Fornasetti, table lamp, silkscreened metal, Fornasetti production, production label under the base, circa 1960, Italy. Measures: Height: 92 cm, diameter: 20 cm. Similar model: Barnaba Fornasetti, Mariuccia Casadi, Fornasetti, L'artista alchimista, la bottega fantastica, Electa, 2011, p., ill n°343.
Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988), Piedestal, "Pyramide humaines", Wood lacquered and steel foot, signed under the top FORNASETTI MILANO (logo), Circa 1960, Italy. Measures: Height: 80 cm, diameter: 115 cm.
Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988), Luster "Piovra Marina" model, Métal (parcel-gilt, lithographically and transfer-printed), Circa 1950, Italy. Measures: Heigth: 55 cm, diameter: 66 cm.
Piero Fornasetti Table with antic medallions, Metal polish screen printed and colorful decor with applications of gold leaf, Production Fornasetti, Circa 1990, Italy. Measures: Height: 75 cm, diameter: 115 cm.
Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988), two columns, Enamelled metal, Atelier Fornasetti, Circa 1950, Italy. Manufacturer's label. Height: 130 cm, base: 13 cm x 15 cm.
Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988), "Soleil Levant" Tête de lit, circa 1975, Italy, Lithographic transfer-printed wood, pine, painted wood, Small accident on the right corner. Height: 123 cm, length: 2m50.