Paolo Buffa Credenza
Paolo Buffa desk made of Oak, shellac polished, semi-gloss with an upper shelf. The front is veneered in Oak Parquetry decor. This credenza represents the Italian Mid-Century modern period. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 Italy.
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.
Country of Origin: Italy
Dimensions: 41.5" H x 82.5" W x 20" L Weight: 415 lbs