20th Century Italian Birchwood Writing Table in the Style of Osvaldo Borsani
A light-brown, vintage Mid-Century modern writing table made of hand carved Birchwood in the style of Osvaldo Borsani, in good condition. The slightly curved, half round freestanding desk is composed with three drawers and rounded back corners, consisting its original hardware and key. The outer sides are detailed with grooves, standing on four straight, fluted conical legs. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1940 - 1960, Milan, Italy.
Osvaldo Borsani was born in 1911 Varedo, Italy and passed away in 1985 Milan, Italy. He was an Italian architect and designer. Borsani started working at an early age in the family business and in 1953 he founded a company named Tecno with his brother Fulgenzio which later on became a world-leading manufacturer in office designing.
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 31" H x 62.75" W x 28.75" D Weight: 130 lbs