In a Latin American and contemporary theme/style, including menus, matchbooks, tableware and the ceramic tiles on the floors and walls. Girard created over eighty different sun motifs found throughout the restaurant. The restaurant closed ten years later in 1970.The shot glass does have a tiny split/crack in the rim of the glass... But no material did chip off. The rim is still smooth and intact... Only the split/crack is visually present. Alexander Girard was raised in Italy and studied at the Royal School of Architecture in Rome. Girard is widely known for his contributions in the field of American textile design, particularly through his work for Herman Miller (1952 to 1975), where he created fabrics for the designs of Charles and Ray Eames! His work also includes designing the La Fonda del Sol Restaurant in New York (1960). Today a few selected works of Alexander Girard are re-edited by Vitra. Vintage items do have a long history due to their age and do tell interesting stories by their beautiful patina and signs of wear of their previous owners. Patina is an essential part and reason for the individuality of each single vintage object. This is a final sale. The item "RARE Alexander Girard La Fonda Del Sol Tequila Shot Glass Miller Eames era" is in sale since Sunday, April 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiquitäten & Kunst\Design & Stil\1960-1969\Glas".
The seller is "20age*" and is located in Zürich. This item can be shipped worldwide.