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Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

Italian, b. 1940

Giancarlo Piretti was born in Bologna, Italy, in 1940. He attended art schools there and subsequently taught Interior Design. During that time, he was also designing furniture for Anonima Castelli. He has won numerous awards and has items in many museums, including MoMA, New York. He still lives and works in Bologna with his son, designer Alessandro Piretti.

(Biography provided by Warehouse 414)
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Creator: Giancarlo Piretti
Italian Mid-Century Brown Leather Armchair Plona Piretti Anonima Castelli, 1970
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in MIlano, IT
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Aluminum

Pair of Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” Chairs in New Velvet, Artifort, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Artifort
Located in London Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire
A pair of Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” chairs newly upholstered in Designers Guild linen colored cotton velvet. Manufactured by Artifort in the 1970s. The organic shape offers a m...
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Mid-Century Modern Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Steel

Single Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” Chair in New Velvet, Artifort, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Artifort
Located in London Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire
A single Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” chair newly upholstered in Designers Guild linen colored cotton velvet. Manufactured by Artifort in the 1970s. The organic shape offers a minimal...
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Mid-Century Modern Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Steel

Giancarlo Piretti, Pair of Fireside Chairs in Foam and Chrome Steel, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Giancarlo Piretti, attributed to. Anonima Castelli, edited by. Pair of low chairs. Chromed steel structure. Seat in thermoformed foam covered with a gray cotton fabric. Italian ...
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1970s Italian Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Steel

Giancarlo Piretti White Bouclé Fabric "Alky" Italian Armchair for Castelli 1970s
By Anonima Castelli, Giancarlo Piretti
Located in Roma, IT
Incredible mid-century "Alky" armchair in white bouclé fabric. Giancarlo Piretti designed this article during the 1960s and Castelli produced it in Italy. The armchair soft elemen...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Aluminum

Plona Desk Chair by Giancarlo Piretti for Castelli 1970S
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in Lasne, BE
Pair of leather and metal armchairs in black color. Wear on the back of one of the armchairs (see photo) Seat height: 44cm.
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal

Giancarlo Piretti Mid-Century Orange "Alky" Italian Armchair for Castelli, 1970s
By Anonima Castelli, Giancarlo Piretti
Located in Roma, IT
Amazing mid-century orange fabric "Alky" armchair. This item was designed Giancarlo Piretti and produced by Castelli in Italy during 1970s. The armchair is made with foam and an a...
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Alky Chair by Giancarlo Piretti for Anonima Castelli, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in Lasne, BE
Armchair in black fabric. Wear due to time and age of the chair (see photo). Measure: seat height: 37cm
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal

Alky Armchair by Giancarlo Piretti for Castelli, Italy, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti
Located in AMSTERDAM, NL
"Alky" armchair by Giancarlo Piretti newly upholstered in a white bouclé fabric by Orsetto, no. 01/1. Produced by Castelli in Italy in the 1970s. Very comfortable, its organic shape...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Bouclé

Giancarlo Piretti Space Age Red Plastic Vintage Armchair Plona 1969, Italy
By Giancarlo Piretti
Located in Vienna, AT
Giancarlo Piretti Space Age red foldable plastic vintage armchair which is executed by Castelli, Italy. This joyful foldable chair model Plona in a powerful red color comes from an e...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Chrome

Plona Desk Chair by Giancarlo Piretti for Castelli, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in Lasne, BE
Plastic and metal folding armchair. Wear on the plastic (see photo) and on the metal (see photo). Measure: Seat height: 45cm.
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal

Set of Three Chairs by Giancarlo Piretti
By Castelli, Giancarlo Piretti
Located in Los Angeles, CA
One comfortable armchairs and two side chairs, perfect for a dining room table. They have been restored and reupholstered in a plaid wool fabric. The frames are in cast aluminum. Ver...
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1970s Italian Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Aluminum

Giancarlo Piretti Italian Red Armchair Model “Plona” for Anonima Castelli, 1970
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in Modena, IT
Italian folding armchair model Plona designed by Giancarlo Pirelli for Anonima Castelli, leather seat and aluminum structure, manufacturer’s adhesive label, 1970s. Bibliography: ...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Aluminum

Pair of Giancarlo Piretti for Castelli Armchairs Italian Mid-Century Modern
By Giancarlo Piretti
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Pair of vintage Giancarlo Piretti for Castelli armchairs, Italian. Item features aluminium and steel frames, brown molded vinyl upholstery, sleek Modernist lines, original tag, made ...
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1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Aluminum, Steel

Pair of Slipper Chairs Alky Bouclé Fabric by Giancarlo Piretti, Italy, 1969
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in SAINT-OUEN, FR
Pair of slipper chairs armchairs model Alky by the Italian designer Giancarlo Piretti for the editor manufacture Anonima Castelli design 1969, here is an edition from the 1970s fully...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal

Pair of Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” Chairs in New Velvet, Artifort, 1970s
By Giancarlo Piretti, Artifort
Located in London Road, Baldock, Hertfordshire
A pair of Giancarlo Piretti “Alky” chairs newly upholstered in a biscuit-coloured velvet. Manufactured by Artifort in the 1970s. The organic shape offers a minimal appearance but ...
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Mid-Century Modern Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Steel

Italian Midcentury Plastic Plona Armchairs by Piretti for Anonima Castelli, 1969
By Giancarlo Piretti, Anonima Castelli
Located in MIlano, IT
Italian mid-century Plastic Plona armchairs by Piretti for Anonima Castelli, 1969 Pair of Plona folding armchairs with oval aluminum tube structure. The seat and back are in black pl...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal, Aluminum

Italian Plona Folding Armchair by Giancarlo Piretti for Anonima Castelli, 1970
By Anonima Castelli, Giancarlo Piretti
Located in MIlano, IT
Italian Plona folding armchair by Giancarlo Piretti for Anonima Castelli, 1970 Plona model folding armchair with chromed oval aluminum tube structure and original black leather seat...
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1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Giancarlo Piretti Armchairs

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Metal

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