Olivetti Valentine Iconic Portable Red Typewriter (Ettore Sottsass designer, 1969) SOLD A373

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An Olivetti Valentine red typewriter circa 1969. If there is one post-1920s typewriter that deserves a place in any museum, it is the Olivetti Valentine, a design by Ettore Sottsass.This space-age machine, that was built in 1970, can be found in many collections of industrial design. Mechanically, the machine is not fundamentally different from the average machine ...