Wood model boat Riva by Marc Newson - Mahogany - 2018

Description
Wood model boat Riva by Marc Newson - Mahogany - 2018
France

Riva Special Aquariva model boat by Gucci entirely made of wood - 67 cm


All superstructure parts are in chromed brass, custom made by jewellery makers.10 layers of varnish are applied to obtain an excellent gloss and depth of the varnish.

Riva is a prestigious manufacturer of runabout motor boats, founded in the early 1950’s by the Italian manufacturer Carlo Riva.
Symbol of luxury and refinement, these boats are inspired by Chris-Craft runabout boats, seen on the American Lakes or racing boats in wood such as the legendary Ferrari Arno XI.
Riva built his last wooden runabout boat in 1996.

Lot details
Object
Model boat Wood Riva by Marc NEWSN
Material
Mahogany
Designer/ Artist
riva aquariva
Manufacturer/ Brand
Luxury Maquettes
Estimated Period
2018
Country of Origin
France
Condition
As new - unused
Dimensions
67 cm
Weight
4 kg
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