Founded in 1921 as a "Workshop for the processing of brass and nickel silver sheet metal, with foundry", Alessi
has always stood out for the high quality of its products. In almost a century of history, the company has gradually evolved to become one of the leading "Factories of Italian design", capable of applying its expertise and excellence in design management to many different product types.
Bookstand in 18/10 stainless steel with laser cut edge. The cartoon men created by the King-Kong (Stefano Giovannoni and Guido Venturini) team are a symbol and icon of mirror polished design based on the use of "affective codes", so much so that they are one of its most oft-cited examples.