Lamp "Triennale", Angelo Lelii, circa 1950
Two-seater, Osvaldo Borsani, circa 1965
Tapestry, Roberto Gabetti, circa 1970
Desk, Italy circa 1950
Table lamp, Italy circa 1950
Magazine rack, Italy 1950
Chaise longue, Afra and Tobia Scarpa, circa 1970
Armchair with stool, Vittorio Introini, ca. 1978
Armchair, Osvaldo Borsani, circa 1955

The Turin-based auction house has more than 350 European design objects spanning from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, each one an outstanding example of the timeless design sophistication of the mid-20th century.


Bed, Pier Luigi Colli, circa 1955
Mirror, Fontana Arte, 1950s
Bronze figure "Alice in Wonderland", Salvador Dalì, 1977/84
Pair of chairs, Ico Parisi, circa 1950
Dressing table, Ico Parisi, circa 1958
Table lamp "Gherpe Metacrilato", Superstudio, circa 1967
Daybed, Vittorio Borachia, Italy c. 1955
Table lamp, Italy 1970s

Of course, Italy is particularly well represented in the sale. Design geniuses such as Ico Parisi, Pier Luigi Colli, Osvaldo Borsani, Gio Ponti, Vittorio Borachia, Angelo Lelii and Ercole Barovie. Pieces from designer duo Afra and Tobia Scarpa cuddly "Soriana" series will be featured.


Sideboard, Italy 1950s
Pair of armchairs "Tessuto", I.S.A. , circa 1950
Room divider, Vittorio Borachia, Italy circa 1955
Bar cabinet with two stools, Italy circa 1960
6 chairs "Medea Tondino", Vittorio Nobili, 1950s
Table, Silvio Coppola, 1966
Lamp, Ercole Barovier, 1960s

Della Rocca's Design Auction will take place on November 16. Check out more here.