Wechat

share:

Tables

The D.859.1 table, designed primarily as a meeting table for up to ten people, stands out not only for its impressive size—over 3,60 meters long—but especially for its simple yet refined design. The legs are notable for their fine-membered modernity, creating a trapezoidal single-span bridge upon which the large tapered top conveys the idea of aerodynamics.

Design Gio Ponti

Technical Details

Originally made of solid ash with bronze ferrules, it is now also available in a darker-toned wood such as Black Stained Ash. In addition to its original dimensions, the D.859.1 is available in two smaller version that faithfully reproduce the harmony and proportions of the original design.

“Four distinct themes are interwoven in this building: the synthesis of the arts; the interplay of magnitudes in the juxtaposition of a small, almost homey space with the colossal bulk of the skyscraper; the representational and communicative function of the architecture and design; and lastly, the bond with advertising and the capital.”


Daniel Sherer, “Gio Ponti a New York”, in Espressioni Gio Ponti, catalogue for the exhibition at the Triennale di Milano, 2011.

Design

Gio Ponti

Giovanni “Gio” Ponti, (Milan, November 18, 1891 - Milan, September 16, 1979), is one of the Italian masters of architecture. He was also a designer and essayist and one of the most important of the twentieth century. Other than the great architectural works which carry his unmistakable signature, he created a vast amount of work in the furniture sector. This is demonstrated in his three Milanese houses which were fully furnished in the "Ponti" style. The houses in via Randaccio, 1925, Casa Laporte in via Brin, 1926 and the last in via Dezza, in 1957 is an "expression" of his home design ideas.

complete biography
Gio Ponti

"[...] The majority of the objects in our lives are created and characterised by industry [...]"

Gio Ponti

D.859.1

Technical Details

Related products

our online service
online design
concierge
white glove
delivery
consult a design
expert

To stay up to date on products, news and events of the Molteni Group

    DISCOVER OUR ONLINE STORE

    Select your country

    1/4

    Schedule your appointment at the nearest store

    Please fill out the following form, and we will put you in touch with our specialized team of interior designers. They will promptly contact you to schedule a consultancy appointment to help in developing your project, either through a personal visit to your nearest store or via an online meeting.

    Please search and select a store near you
    No location found, please insert a valid location an try again

    2/4

    1/3

    Find the right time

    3/4

    2/3

    about your space

    4/4

    3/3

    about yourself

    • Privacy
    • Pursuant to privacy regulations, the personal data will be processed by Molteni&C S.p.A. in compliance with our Personal data protection policy. The user may, at any time, exercise its rights and revoke any consent given, also by sending an e-mail to privacy@molteni.it
    • I have read the information on the processing of personal data provided by Molteni&C. - S.p.A.
      • to the processing of my personal data to receive marketing communications (by automated and traditional means) from MOLTENI & C. - S.p.A., as described in point B) of the Privacy Policy
      • to the processing of my personal data for profiling purposes and to analyse consumption habits and choices, as described in point C) of the Privacy Policy
      • to my personal data being transferred to Molteni Group companies as indicated in point D) of the Privacy Policy

    Click here to change image
    The text you entered does not match the image. Please try again.

    Thank you for your appointment request.

    You will receive a confirmation email in your inbox with all the details you need. In the meantime, you can keep browsing through Molteni’s collections and products.
    Sorry, something went wrong. Please, try again later.