Memphis: Furniture Milano

Ettore Scottsass


Memphis, Milano, Italy, 1981; staple-bound quarto; Condition: Very Good or better; [8] unpag. pages; The first sales catalog from the Memphis design collective. Heavily illustrated in black and white with descriptions of the products in italian. Features many landmark pieces from the Memphis group, including Masanori Umeda's Tawaraya (Boxing Ring), Ettore Sottsass' Carlton sideboard, Michele De Lucchi's Oceanic lamp, amongst many others. A stunning collection from the first year of the group s formation. In very good or better condition, the staple binding is in tact and strong, thick newsprint pages crisp and only very mild toning to the covers. Blind stamped "From the Library of Jim Walrod" to the upper right corner of the first page.