A classic cocktail shaker designed by luigi massoni in 1957 still can be bought for less than its brand new counterpart and what can be more satisfying than pouring your cocktail from a vintage piece of cool design. Alfra alessi 1810 stainless steel escargot dishes and tongs tableware. Jan 10, 2019 alessi stainless steel basket, made in italy, oval wire basket, fruit basket, alfra alessi wire basket, metal bread basket, italian. As the author of paesaggio casalingo, the first book on the history of alessi s production 1979 and other books, he is the companys official historian. Explore the full history timeline, or discover the most iconic collaborations we made with. Learn the history, meet the designers, discover the collections and buy online the home products crafted by alessi. Unfollow alessi alfra to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Did you scroll all this way to get facts about alessi italy.
Cutlery alfra alessi vintage carlo alessi for alfra. The whimsical alessi bird whistle tea kettle, designed by architect. A specific production method was developed for each one. Alessi is a housewares and kitchen utensil company in italy, manufacturing and marketing. Explore the full history timeline, or discover the most iconic collaborations we made with famous designers through the years. Early examples will have the trademark alfra alessi on the base indicating it was produced until 1967. Vintage alfra alessi cocktail shaker and ice bucket mid century modern design italy 1950s. One of them is to continue building the most complete collection of books and documents on the history of my lake, lake orta by his home and. Alberto alessithe dream factory1990s vintage bookitalian design20th. Alessi italian company news newspapers books scholar jstor march 2015 learn how and when to remove this template message.
The story of one of the most famous italian design brand. Beautiful and very interesting book that tells you the fascinating story of this brand since. Alessi is a premium housewar maker that brings witty designs, aesthetic, quality, and. Alessi we make products to bring more beauty and happiness into. Its an historical turn of the century gem that will brighten the collection of every post card. As a designer he has designed and continues to design objects, often in the most challenging and exciting areas of alessi catalogues.
Born in arona novara, italy, in 1946, alberto alessi is president of alessi s. Get the best deals on alessi serving trays when you shop the. Alessi set up shop here, in an area with a long history of quality wood and metal handicraft. Always a family run business, giovannis son carlo, was the original design force behind alessi, drawing from his training as an industrial designer. Design as we now understand the word, first appears in our history with carlo alessi. For additional information on alessi, please visit the history and designers page at alessis website. Like other alessi s products, it has a sturdy construction and feels like a highquality basket theres no indication on the basket or its box that shows where its made.
Sottsass was born in innsbruck, austria, and grew up in turin, where his father, also named ettore sottsass, was an architect. Over time, alessi also began to work with many other materials, such as porcelain, glass, wood, and plastic. A new name, alfra alessi fratelli, herald the start of the era of mass. Designed by ufficio tecnico alessi in 1948, its truly a classic. Check out our alessi selection for the very best in unique or custom. Alessi stainless steel basket, made in italy, oval wire basket, fruit. Check out our alessi italy selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops.
On the bottom of the shaker it reads 1610 stainless steel. Great condition with some minimal scratches with use. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. You are bidding on a beautiful stainless steel cocktail skaer.
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