‘Yang Yin’ table, vue 01
‘Yang Yin’ table, vue 01

‘Yang Yin’ table

Gabriella Crespi (1922-)


'Yang Yin' table
circa 1979

Table in polished varnished brass and ivory lacquered wood. This table is signed ‘Gabriella Crespi BREV 10’ on the brass base. It is part of the Yang Yin series, «table-machine» with curved lines, launched in 1979. The rectangular top with curved edges, stands on a large central base. The wooden structure is plated with polished varnished laminated brass on one side and ivory lacquered on the second one. The opened table presents on each side three drawers and two black lacquered shelves.

Height 78 cm (30 ¾ in) - Length 172 cm (67 ¾ in) - Width 122 cm (48 in)

- Gabriella Crespi, il segno e lo spirito / the sign and the spirit, Palazzo Reale, éd. Electa, Milan, 2011, p. 81
- Les décorateurs des années 60-70, P. Favardin, G. Bloch-Champfort, éd. Norma, Paris 2007, p.145