XL Travertine Coffee Table by Angelo Mangiarotti for Up & Up, Italy 1970’s
Sculptural travertine coffee table designed by Angelo Mangiarotti for Up & Up, Italy 1970's. Rare XL version (biggest made) fully out of travertine with a beautiful pattern. The top rests on 4 solid travertine cilinder shaped columns which fit perfectly in the gaps of the table top, an interlocking construction. The columns have a subtle line relief on the surface. Very grounded piece in an excellent original condition.
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Angelo Mangiarotti (1921-2012) was an Italian architect and Industrial designer. His designs are solid and strong and he always used materials that would stand the test of time. Being schooled as an architect, Mangiarotti was very precise in using the right material and the right sizing for his designs.