20th Century Italian Large Mahogany Cocktail Bar Attributed to Osvaldo Borsani
A dark-brown, large vintage Mid-Century modern Italian cocktail bar with a counter made of hand crafted polished Mahogany and Rosewood attributed to Osvaldo Borsani, in good condition. The top part of the L-form bar is composed with a grooved cabinet, consisting inside two clear glass shelves, the backside is embellished with the original mirrored glass, the outside is enhanced by two detailed ceramic décor pieces. The lower part is consisting one glass shelf with two smoked sliding doors. The curved counter is composed with a small drawer and a small cupboard with a glass shelf and two smoked sliding doors, supported by four polished arched brass legs, particularized with an elevated arched marble top, standing on two brass feet. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1940 - 1960, 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.
Material: Wood, Ceramic, Glass, Metal
Details: Polished Brass, Polished Mahogany, Polished Rosewood, Smoked Glass
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 68.5" H x 56" W x 44.5" D