Italian (Milan)
about 1982
Designed by Michael Graves (American, born in 1934), Manufactured by Memphis (Italian (Milan))

Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy


66.04 x 101.6 x 35.56 cm (26 x 40 x 14 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wood; maple root; lacquered wood, glass; brass; plastic

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Europe


Seating and beds

Bed with light colored wood rectangular headboard with two winged extensions supporting two clear glass half discs holding brass architectural decorative units topped with small green glass pyramids. Arced gray section with twelve tiny lights on top edge of headboard, resting on six gray cylinders. Up-ended triangular-section footboard with black base; inset square paned mirror. gray plastic 1/4 circle arcs from top edge of footboard part way down mirror ending in a small black cylinder. Wood base board extends to floor; black half cylinders at sides of mattress.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection


© Michael Graves & Associates