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Octagonal box made of urea formaldehyde, 1930s.

Octagonal box made of urea formaldehyde, 1930s.
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm


This box was designed by the Andorran master carver, Eduard Fornells i Marco (1887-c 1942). It has a highly decorated lid which has been moulded in the form of an Arabian oasis scene. It is one of a series of designs which Fornells designed and produced under his company name, Editions Fornells, based in Paris in the 1920s and 1930s.

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