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Lounge Chair by Ilmari Tapiovaara for Paolo Arnaboldi, Italy 1957

Documentation Documented elsewhere (similar item)
Origin Italy
Period 1950-1979
W. 27.56 in; H. 29.53 in; D. 31.5 in;
W. 70 cm; H. 75 cm; D. 80 cm;
Seat H. 9.84 in;
Seat H. 25 cm;
Condition Good. Wear consistent with age and use. The leather has a beautiful patina. Leather and wood have some marks and scratches.
Creation Date 1957
Description This lounge chair by Ilmari Tapiovaara for Paolo Arnaboldi was a commission of La Permanente Mobili Cantù, Italy 1957. This design premiered at the 'Seconda Mostra Selettiva e Concorso Internazionale del Mobile’ in Cantù Italy in 1957 where it won the 2nd gold medal for Living Room Design.

This item comes with it’s original pillows. We would however strongly recommend to have them redone. Please don’t hesitate to ask us for the best possibilities. We work with some of the best upholsterers in the Netherlands.
Styles / Movements Mid Century, Minimalist, Modern
Catalog References 1957 ‘Seconda Mostra Selettiva e Concorso Internazionale del Mobile’ original exhibition catalogue, p 14 .
Article References ‘Rivista Dell Arredamento’, September 1958, article ‘Vetrina' unpaginated , image 10
Dealer Reference Number 20190219
Incollect Reference Number 299044
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