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Vittorio Nobili "Medea" Wood and Metal Italian Chairs, 1950s

$12,612.50per set

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Vittorio Nobili set of six chairs, ergonomic design in fine bent walnut wood. All in walnut bentwood, with legs formed by a black painted iron structure. To note the perfectly polish in shellac. The chair is made of a single piece of thermo-formed wood, an innovative workmanship for that period. Four small brass buttons allow anchoring the seat to the metal frame. Model "Medea". Prod. Tagliabue, Italy, 1950s. "An undeniable elegance for a vintage chair that will go very well at a dining table or a desk!" Thermoformed shell seating veneered in rosewood with black metal tubular legs.

Details

  • Creator
    Fratelli Tagliabue (Cabinetmaker)
  • Attributed to
    Vittorio Nobili (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 32.29 in. (82 cm)Width: 18.51 in. (47 cm)Depth: 20.87 in. (53 cm)Seat Height: 17.33 in. (44 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 6
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1956
  • Condition
    Minor losses. Some scratches on some of the seats by previous use but in very good overall conditions. That s something easily fixable with proper wax, we haven't made any because we love vintage when in those conditions, not restored but with the right patina.
  • Seller Location
    Milan, IT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU4933220446132

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    Ships From: milano, Italy
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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About The Maker

Spinzi Milano’s base is a creative hub, a loft gallery that is constantly shifting. This represents Spinzi’s diverse and constantly evolving perception of art and design. The Space is an open stage housing a selection of art and furniture pieces from Italian and international artists and designers. Founder of Spinzi Design, Tommaso Spinzi is an Interior and Furniture designer based in Milano. He worked in Switzerland, Australia and New York and this mix of international influences has shaped his approach to design. Right from the outset, Tommaso has worked in different areas of design and in varied contexts. He designs custom limited-edition pieces with sensual shapes and strong materials . Tommaso approach to furniture is a clear statement: generating the sense of beauty through living. His sculptural pieces reflect a cross linkage between automotive interior and fashion.
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