Gianfranco Frattini (Italian, 1926-2004) for Cassina
Rare Pair of Lounge Chairs Model 836 in Walnut and Ivory Kalgan Lambskin
Italy, circa 1959
Gianfranco Frattini (Italian, 1926-2004) for Cassina
Rare Pair of Lounge Chairs Model 836 in Walnut and Ivory Kalgan Lambskin
Italy, circa 1959
30 H x 30 W x 29 D x 16 SH in (76.2 x 76.2 x 73.7 x 40.6 cm)

Gianfranco Frattini for Cassina rare pair of lounge chairs model 836 with walnut frames, black painted tubular metal legs, and back and seat cushions upholstered in a luxurious ivory or natural Kalgan lambskin or lamb fur. These chic and iconic low lounge chairs or slipper chairs are structurally held together by exquisite sculptural walnut panels with slightly curved cushions for comfort. When viewed from the side profile, its full beauty and architectural design is most apparent.

Provenance
Literature

‘In un soggiorno’, Domus, no. 361, December 1959, p. 68
Giuliana Gramigna, Repertorio 1950/1980, Milan, 1985, p. 89 for a sofa version of the model
Pier Carlo Santini, ed., Gianfranco Frattini, Pordenone, 1988, pp. 41-42 for sofa version of the model

Price: $25,000
Item #: FRAT102
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