20th Century Italian Pair of Paolo Buffa Lounge Chairs
A unique Italian pair of Mid-Century modern open-arm lounge chairs designed by Paolo Buffa. In Walnut with a hand polished Shellac finish in good condition and reupholstered with a moss green velvet fabric from Lelievre. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Italy.
Seat: 15" H x 21.5" W x 19.5" D
Paolo Buffa was an Italian architect and designer born in 1903 Milan, Italy and passed away in 1970. Before Buffa studied at the Polytechnic Institute in Milan, he worked for the Italian architect and designer Gio Ponti. Later on he opened with his collaborator Antonio Cassi Ramello a company. Before Buffa passed away, he had been named one of the most important designers in the country.
Material: Wood, Fabric
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 34" H x 28" W x 30" L