Rare Black & White Set of 12 Plates - Eve Garden of Eden PIERO FORNASETTI For Sale
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Rare Black & White Set of 12 Plates - Eve Garden of Eden PIERO FORNASETTI:
Transform dinner parties with this stunning Eve plate set from Fornasetti. This unique piece of art depicts a full image of Eve spread across twelve indulgent dinner plates. A fabulous example of Fornasetti’s iconic style, this set is a luxurious addition to any home for practical use, or for use as a statement decorative piece. Expertly handcrafted in Italy, each piece has been created using the rigorous techniques deployed in the brand’s very first designs made by Piero Fornasetti himself, a tradition which has been revived and continued by his son Barnaba. These plates are midcentury originals in excellent condition except for one mended plate (hand with apple). Replacements available via manufacturer directly.CREATORPiero Fornasetti (Designer)OF THE PERIODMid-Century ModernPLACE OF ORIGINItalyDATE OF MANUFACTUREEarly 1960sPERIOD1960-1969MATERIALS AND except for one damaged plate (please see last image)Always hung, never used for diningDIMENSIONS1 in.H3 cmHDIAMETER10.5 in. (27 cm)