Offered by: Found Collectibles
255 West 36th St. Suite 502-503 New York City, NY 10018 , United States Call Seller 954.294.3099


Pair of "Diz" Armchairs in Hardwood by Sergio Rodrigues, 2001, Brazil

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  • Description
    These awesome Pair of "Diz" Armchairs in Hardwood designed by Sergio Rodrigues in Brazil in 2001 are nothing less than exquisite!

    The "Diz" armchair showcases a captivating blend of sculptural elements and ergonomic lines, representing an evolution in Rodrigues' signature comfort-focused design and distinctive aesthetics. The Diz armchair received first place recognition at the 20th edition of the Prêmio Design held at the Museu da Casa Brasileira.

    A set like this would look awesome in any environment, from Mid- Century Modern, to contemporary or Modern. The lovely pair is in our showroom next to a Paulistana armchair by Jorge Zalszupin and Curva Sofa by Joaquim Tenreiro and the convo looks nothing less than spectacular!

    About the author:
    Sergio Rodrigues was a Brazilian furniture designer and architect. Born in Rio de Janeiro in 1927, he studied architecture and worked in various design fields before founding his own furniture company in the 1950s.

    Rodrigues was known for using traditional Brazilian materials like wood and leather in his furniture designs, which gave his pieces a distinctly Brazilian aesthetic. He also drew inspiration from Brazilian culture and history, incorporating elements like the curving lines of Brazilian architecture and the colors and patterns of indigenous art. Additionally, he often looked to the natural beauty of Brazil for inspiration, using organic shapes and textures in his designs. Overall, Rodrigues's work reflected his deep appreciation for his country's rich cultural heritage and unique artistic traditions.

    Some of his most famous pieces include the Mole and the Oscar armchairs. Rodrigues's work helped to establish Brazilian modernism as a prominent design movement, and he continued to create innovative furniture designs throughout his career. He passed away in 2014 at the age of 86.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Documented elsewhere (similar item)
    Origin: Brazil
    Period: 2000-2021
    Materials: Hardwood, Woodwork.
    Condition: Good. Wear consistent with age and use. The wood has been refinished and is in excellent condition!.
    Creation Date: 2001
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Brazilian Modern, Mid Century
    Incollect Reference #: 712988
  • Dimensions
    W. 31 in; H. 31 in; D. 30 in;
    W. 78.74 cm; H. 78.74 cm; D. 76.2 cm;
    Seat H. 17 in;
    Seat H. 43.18 cm;
Message from Seller:

Found Collectibles is a furniture and décor gallery located in 225 West 36th Street, Suite 503 in New York City, dedicated to sourcing unique yet timeless collections from across the globe. Each collection tells a story particular to its time and place in history. Specializing in expert craftsmanship, we only feature small-batch, high-quality designs. Contact us: Mobile: +1 954 294 3099, Landline: +1 646 649 4260

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