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dining chairs model 110, set of four, 1961

Rosewood, vinyl
31 × 20 × 22 in
78.7 × 50.8 × 55.9 cm
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Italy

Italy

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Signed with decal manufacturer's label to frame of each example: Ca Figli di Amedeo Cassina Meda Italy.
Manufacturer
Cassina
Ico Parisi
Italian, 1916–1996
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Ico Parisi was one of the influential designers who shaped the look of the 1950s. The Sicilian-born architect considered himself a Renaissance man, and he was prolific as a filmmaker and designer of furniture, glass, and jewelry. Alone or in collaboration with his wife, Luisa, a student of Gio Ponti, Parisi worked to create desks, chairs, and upholstered sofas in wood and metal for high-end clients. In pieces like his 1955 lounge chair, with its crimson or lime green upholstery and curvaceous wooden frame, Parisi’s work epitomizes the funky, modernist style of the early atomic age.

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Signed with decal manufacturer's label to frame of each example: Ca Figli di Amedeo Cassina Meda Italy.
Manufacturer
Cassina
Ico Parisi
Italian, 1916–1996
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Ico Parisi was one of the influential designers who shaped the look of the 1950s. The Sicilian-born architect considered himself a Renaissance man, and he was prolific as a filmmaker and designer of furniture, glass, and jewelry. Alone or in collaboration with his wife, Luisa, a student of Gio Ponti, Parisi worked to create desks, chairs, and upholstered sofas in wood and metal for high-end clients. In pieces like his 1955 lounge chair, with its crimson or lime green upholstery and curvaceous wooden frame, Parisi’s work epitomizes the funky, modernist style of the early atomic age.

dining chairs model 110, set of four, 1961

Rosewood, vinyl
31 × 20 × 22 in
78.7 × 50.8 × 55.9 cm
Bidding closed
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