Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Comics, Culture, Fashion & Art: 1950s-Present

Sat, Jan 28, 2023 12:00PM EST
Lot 183

Large Gaetano Pesce UP7 PIEDE Sculpture/Chair

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Gaetano Pesce (Italian, b. 1939); B&B Italia
Marking(s); notes: signed
Country of origin; materials: Italy; polyurethane foam
Dimensions (H, W, D): 31.75"h, 64"w, 23"d
Additional Information: The UP7 PIEDE foot sculpture/chair is part of Gaetano Pesce's UP series of "transformation" furniture. Reference: Repertorio Del Design Italiano (1950 - 2000 Volume I), Giuliana Gramigna, pg. 155.

Comics, Culture, Fashion & Art: 1950s-Present
Urban Culture Auctions in association with Palm Beach Modern Auctions presents Comics, Culture, Fashion & Art: 1950s-Present, offering 200+ lots of pop culture relics, including key issues of Marvel and DC Comics, fashion from midcentury Broadway to men's designer sneakers, art toys and pop art prints.

Bidder FAQs
- Lots will be available for in-person preview at our exhibition facility from Monday, January 23rd through Friday, January 27th from 10am - 5pm ET. After-hours and FaceTime preview will be available by appointment. Please direct all inquiries to info@modernauctions.com.
- The buyer's premium is 28% across all methods of bidding.
- We highly recommend obtaining shipping quotes in advance. A list of shippers is available on our website under "Buying" or by request. Some lots in this auction qualify for in-house shipping. See individual lot descriptions.
- All bidders should read and understand the Terms & Conditions of Auction. The T&C can be reviewed when you register, via the listing, on our website under "Buying" or by request.

Condition

very good, minor wear, some tight cracks primarily to ankle area, minor losses to upper edges, wear consistent with age and light use

All bidders in our auctions should be aware of the following:
Lots are sold "AS IS" as described in the Terms & Conditions of Auction. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Palm Beach Modern Auctions. PBMA strives to provide as much information as possible about items, including multiple photos, dimensions and condition reports. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. All bidders are encouraged to inspect items of interest in person and ask any questions they may have prior to bidding as well as review all points in the Terms & Conditions.