Gio Ponti (Italian, 1891-1979) for Cassina
Lounge Chair in Light Blue Wool with Saddle Leather Piping
Italy, 1950s
Gio Ponti (Italian, 1891-1979) for Cassina
Lounge Chair in Light Blue Wool with Saddle Leather Piping
Italy, 1950s
H 38 x W 31 x D 35 x SH 16 ½ in (96.5 x 78.7 x 88.9 x 41.9 cm)

Designed by Gio Ponti for both Cassina and Dassi, light blue wool with leather piping upholstered lounge chair with the classic shape of a wingback chair but with the modernist lines and expression exemplary of Pont’s work.  Fully restored and newly upholstered in Maharam light blue wool fabric with saddle leather piping.

Provenance
Literature

Domus, no. 318, March 1956, n.p. for an advertisement
Domus, no. 325, December 1956, n.p. for an advertisement
Irene de Guttry and Maria Paola Maino, Il Mobile Italiano Degli Anni’ 40 e ’50, Bari, 1992, p. 151, fig. 15

Price: $19,500
Item #: PON106
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