Alessandro Mendini - Alessi - Chocolate box 'Peyrano' 90026

Description
Alessandro Mendini - Alessi - Chocolate box 'Peyrano' 90026
Italy - 1998 - Steel (stainless)

Alessi Chocolate box "Peyrano" 90026, in stainless steel, design Alessandro Mendini 1989, manufacture Officina Alessi / Italy 1990.

Stamped in the metal: Officina Alessi, Inox 18/10 & 080165. The chocolate dish is in very good condition. The lid fits precisely, it requires a bit of precision sometimes.

It is known that Mendini meant a lot for Alessi and this design from 1990, for a chocolate dish, is another reminder of this. A design for an everyday and almost classic product which has lost none of its power and impression after more than 20 years. The bowl and lid are made of stainless steel which was polished to give it a high-gloss finish.

Height: 11.5 cm.
Length: 27.7 cm.
Width: 17.5 cm.

Alessandro Mendini is an Italian designer, author and architect. He played an important role in the development of the world famous Italian design. His style can be described as colourful and his designs immediately stand out. He designed a lot for brands such as Alessi, Kartell and Magis. These designs are also immediately recognisable by his typical style. He is described as a sweet, humble and cordial man. He could also be direct, which ensured that he did well and stood out in the design world. Alessandro Mendini died on 18 February 2019.

This item will be packaged with care and sent by registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Chocolate box 'Peyrano' 90026
Material
Steel (stainless)
Designer/ Artist
Alessandro Mendini
Manufacturer/ Brand
Alessi
Estimated Period
1998
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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