Studio Tecnico for Cassina
Pair of Walnut Rocking Lounge Chairs Model 572 in Ivory Kalgan Lambskin
Italy, 1955
Studio Tecnico for Cassina
Pair of Walnut Rocking Lounge Chairs Model 572 in Ivory Kalgan Lambskin
Italy, 1955
37 h x 2 ¼ w x 39 ½ in (94 x 64.1 x 61 x 100.3 cm)

Designed by Cassina’s Studio Tecnico and manufactured by Figli di Amedeo Cassina, sculptural walnut rocking lounge chairs model 572 with ivory Kalgan lambskin channeled cushions on webbing, Italy, 1955. These exquisite modernist rocking chairs have finely carved walnut frames with beautiful details throughout including sharp wingbacks and gently sculpted armrests. Truly an iconic midcentury design, these chic lounge rocking chairs are not only comfortable, but make quite a bold statement especially as a rare pair in any interior.
Fully restored with new channeled cushions upholstered in luxurious ivory or natural Kalgan lambskin or lamb fur.

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Literature

Irene de Guttry and Maria Paola Maino, Il Mobile Italiano Degli Anni’ 40 e ’50, Roma-Bari, 1992, p. 133 for a similar example
Patrick Favardin, Les Années 50, Paris, 1999, p. 49 for a similar example
Museu do Design: Luxo, Pop, Cool, De 1937 Até Hoje, exh. cat., Museu do Design, Lisbon, 1999, pl. 30 for a similar example

Price: $40,000/pair, $20,000/each
Item #: CAS101
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