Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore
Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore

Mel Bogart Modernist Ashtray for Felmore

$2,800.00

A modernist freestanding ashtray/catch-all designed by Mel Bogart for Felmore, USA, c.1950s. It features an enameled metal dish that wraps around an iron stem, atop a four-star base, and is topped off with a bright orange ball, a staple in modern design. This design element is also present in his iconic fireplace tool set which was selected by MoMA for their "Good Design" program of 1946-1955. Bogart's pieces were specified for use in multiple Case Study Houses by Craig Ellwood , Joseph Eichler, and Richard Neutra.

Dimensions

The piece has a 14" diameter and a height of 25"

Condition

Good vintage condition with age appropriate wear. Professionally cleaned and polished.