20th Century Design Online
Antonio Citterio & Glen Oliver Löw for Hackman "Citterio 98" Flatware and Twelve Languiole Steak Knives, Finland, late 20th century, matte brushed stainless steel, each stamped with maker's mark, comprised of: twenty-two dinner spoons, lg. 7 3/4; fourteen coffee spoons, lg. 7 7/8; twelve dessert spoons, lg. 5 3/4; thirteen sherbet spoons, lg. 4 1/4; two latte spoons, lg. 8, ten salad forks, lg. 6 3/4; nineteen dinner forks, lg. 7 3/4; fifteen dessert knives, lg. 7 3/4; twenty-two dinner knives, lg. 9 1/4; and a spreader, lg. 7 1/2; the twelve steak knives lg. 9 1/4 in.
Note: Antonio Citterio is an Italian architect, furniture designer, and industrial designer who lives and works in Milan. He acquired a degree in architecture from Politecnico di Milano in 1972 and subsequently started working as a designer and industrial design consultant. Citterio currently works with companies such as B+B Italia, Flexform, Flos, Hermès, Iittala, Kartell, Maxalto, and Vitra.
In 1987 and 1994, he was awarded the "Compasso d'Oro" prize. From 2006 to 2016, he was a professor of Architectural Design at the Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio (Switzerland). In 2008, the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce of London awarded him the title of "Honorary Royal Designer for Industry."
Good condition. Most with light wear consistent with use. None with damage.
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