(SOLD): ROMANELLI, Marco and Sandra SEVERI. Gino Sarfatti: Opere Scelte 1938-1973 Selected Works.
(Milan): Silvana Editoriale, 2012. First edition. Quarto. 495 pages. Catalogue raisonné of the work Gino Sarfatti, considered he first great Italian lighting designer. Sarfatti designed and produced over 600 lighting fixtures – from the globular and mobile to the mushroomed, coiled and woven – continuously exploring innovative new ways of manufacturing and shaping the bulbs, cords and stands that light our interior worlds, even making pioneering use of halogen bulbs in fixtures as early as 1971. The volume is profusely illustrated throughout. A near fine copy in wrappers with integral flaps.