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Augusto Bozzi 'Kosmos' Chair for Saporiti in Blue Velvet, Italy, 1956

US$6,900

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This model Kosmos chair in blue velvet was designed by Augusto Bozzi for Saporiti, Italy in 1956. This chair has an elegant and slim metal structure to support the shell-like moulded and upholstered seat. The streamlined shape and fabric of the seat gives the chair not only a beautiful and authentic style but great comfort. This iconic design is a unique piece which combines Italian elegance and modern aesthetics. The Kosmos chair is a timeless design which is full of modern energy that will endure for generations thanks to its exceptional manufacture technique. Condition: Frame has some rust, marks and dents. Fabric has been redone by the previous owner. Dimensions: 33.86 in. W x 31.5 in. D x 34.26 in. H, seat height 14.18 in. 86 cm W x 80 cm D x 87 cm H, seat height 36 cm Literature: Domus no. 314, January 1956, p. 76. Domus no. 324, November 1956, p. 38. Domus no. 325, December 1956, p. 89. About the designer: Augusto Bozzi (1924-1982) was an Italian furniture designer. He is known for designing iconic chairs and armchairs and for working together with Sergio Saporiti, founder of the Saportti company in Italy, 1940s. Saportti manufactured some of his most famous furniture collections and designs. Bozzi also worked alongside other famous designers such as Alberto Rosselli and Giorgio Raimondi to create design objects and furniture with innovative materials inspired by Scandinavian style. Among some of Bozzi’s most famous and imitated chairs there is the Ariston, 1957. Shipping: This Kosmos chair will be packed and shipped with the greatest care to make sure you will receive the item in gallery condition. Complimentary shipping within the Netherlands.

Details

  • Creator
    Augusto Bozzi (Designer),Fratelli Saporiti (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 34.26 in. (87 cm)Width: 33.86 in. (86 cm)Depth: 31.5 in. (80 cm)Seat Height: 14.18 in. (36 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950s-1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Item is in good vintage condition. Frame has some rust, marks and dents. Fabric has been redone by previous owner, most likely in recent years.
  • Seller Location
    Utrecht, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 201700441stDibs: LU2947324435882

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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