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Alessi Mary Biscuit Box

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alessi
Starting at: $85.00 CAD
$85.00 CAD

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Biscuit PMMA and EVA. An object that refers expressly to what psychoanalysis has termed the "code baby," Mary Biscuit is a box for sweets in which the form follow function: it is a "big cookie" whose evocative power does not end with its soft, rounded and maternal MORE INFO

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Biscuit PMMA and EVA. An object that refers expressly to what psychoanalysis has termed the "code baby," Mary Biscuit is a box for sweets in which the form follow function: it is a "big cookie" whose evocative power does not end with its soft, rounded and maternal but involves touch (the translucent material is particularly pleasant to the touch) and also the smell: the cover it evokes the delicate aroma of butter cookies.

MATERIALS:

  • Thermoplastic Resin

MEASUREMENTS:

  • Height: 11.5 cm / 4.5 inch
  • Length: 28 cm / 11 inch
  • Volume: 350 cl
Brand
Alessi

Timeless Italian quality products for your home. Collaborating with internationally recognized designers such as Michael Graves, Philippe Starck and Richard Sapper Alessi has produced some of the absolute best iconic designs in the world. GR Shop offers you over 1000 of these essential, beautiful and revered objects to complete your home.

Designer
Alessi Mary Biscuit Box Designed by:
  • Stefano Giovannoni , 1998
Stefano Giovannoni

Stefano Giovannoni

Italy, 1954

Stefano Giovannoni was born in born in La Spezia, Italy and studied architecture at Florence University until 1978. He is an industrial designer, interior decorator, and architect. In the 1980s Stefano Giovannoni and Guido Venturini founded the King-Kong studio. They collaborated on the extremely successful Girotondo line of products for Alessi, which includes numerous household appliances and utilitarian objects made of metal and plastic and featuring the distinctive cutout stick-man pictogram.

In the 1990s Stefano Giovannoni created numerous original designs and such Alessi classics as the Fruit Mama Fruit Holder and the Lilliput Salt and Peppershakers.

In 1995 Stefano Giovannoni designed the Mary Biscuit, a cookie jar of garishly colored plastic with an outsize cookie on the lid. This creation was followed up in 1998 by the Ship Shape Butter Dish, and in 2000, by the Cico Egg Cup. In 2003 Stefano Giovannoni designed the Mami line of cookware, tableware, and kitchen cutlery. Giovannoni also works for many other firms, including Magis, Flos, Fiat, and Seiko.

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