Circular Center/ Dining Table by Melchiorre Bega for Altamira

Circular Center/ Dining Table by Melchiorre Bega for Altamira
Italy
c. 1953

Rare & extraordinary table featuring a pedestal base with a large ceramic sculpture by Pietro Melandri, & inset glass panel with reverse-gold-relief by Angelo Bragalini.  Walnut top with 4 additional leaves to create a much larger circle.  Beautiful brass base with adjustable feet.  A well published but rarely seen model incorporating the work of 3 highly regarded Italian artists.   *Produced in Italy for import into the American market.
h. 30”  diam. 47”   fully extended diam. 77”  

Wood top has been re-finished, metal and ceramic have been cleaned.  New support has been created for the underside of the ceramic. 

$39,000.

Ref:  83 MBG 02

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