Eight Exquisite Willy Rizzo Carver Dining Chairs, 1970, Published Casa Vogue For Sale
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Eight Exquisite Willy Rizzo Carver Dining Chairs, 1970, Published Casa Vogue

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Set of eight extremely rare Willy Rizzo carver dining chairs finished in cognac leather with stainless steel frames. The carver variant of the Rizzo dining chair is extremely rare, six variants of Rizzo dining chairs were produced but only one with armrests, please see photo provided courtesy of the Willy Rizzo archive which illustrates the six variants that were produced in 1970, please see image 4. These eight chairs have been reupholstered in real cognac leather, they which were originally upholstered in red suede which had badly deteriorated, we have removed the Willy Rizzo signatures from the original suede fabric and have sewn them to the underside of the chairs to maintain the provenance, please see image 10. We also saved photos of the original set prior to renovation in order to keep an ongoing provenance. Willy Rizzo was an important 20th century celebrity photographer and furniture designer , Please see image 2 illustrating photo's taken by WIlly Rizzo of Salvador Dali in 1950 and Brigitte Bardot in 1958. Literature: Casa Vogue, June 1975, full page advert Exhibitions: Salone De Mobile , Milan, 1973 (table and chairs (version without armrests). Each dining chair measures: 19.1" wide x 20.7" deep x 35.8" to top of backrest with a seating height of 20.85" 48.5cm wide x 52.5cm deep x 91cm to top of backrest with a seating height of 53cm.

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  • Condition Details
    Good original vintage condition, the leather upholstery and foam interior have been redone a few years ago, a few chairs have minor professional executed welding spots, detailed condition report with photo's available upon request
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 35.83 in. x W 19.1 in. x D 20.67 in.H 91 cm x W 48.5 cm x D 52.5 cm
  • Seat Height
    20.87 in. (53 cm)
  • Seller Location
    bergen op zoom, NL
  • Sold As
    Set of 8
  • Reference Number
    LU93019842713
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