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Osvaldo Borsani P40 Armchair, for Tecno, Italy, circa 1950s


Osvaldo Borsani designed, circa 1955 for Tecno, Italy, the multi-tasking P40 armchair. Capable of changing into over 450 positions, this example is from the first series of production which has the earlier rounded leg profile. Fully refurbished and reupholstered in contrasting yellow and black fabrics. Signed with Tecno badges to each side. Measurements given are in a normal relaxed position.


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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 31.5 in. x W 47.25 in. x D 27.56 in.

    H 80 cm x W 120 cm x D 70 cm

  • Seat height
    16.54 in. (42 cm)
  • Seller location
    Wargrave, GB
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