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Leather 'Wave' Chaise by Giovanni Offredi for Saporiti Italia, c. 1978, Signed

$6,800
$8,70021% Off

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This eye catching leather 'Wave' chaise lounge by Giovanni Offredi for Saporiti Italia was designed in 1974 and was an instant hit to interior designers and fashion forward interior decors. Italian cutting edge sensibility and style along with high quality old world craftsmanship. Signed with Saporiti Italia / Fratelli Saporiti, Made in Italy labels. The steel frame provides a sculptural and architectural appearance while the leather provides a softness and casual vibe to the design. Italian styling abound throughout this masterpiece - and the quality you expect from Saporiti Italia in the 1970s... proving the point of the saying "they don't make them like they used to". This eye-catching Wave chaise, also called 'Onda', by Giovanni Offredi for Saporiti Italia would be a great addition as part of a Classic, contemporary or Mid-Century Modern living room, den, man (or woman!) cave, family room, office or bedroom. It would also be an Apt choice in a corporate, retail or hospitality location such as a boutique hotel lobby, members club, workspace studio, or executive office. Perhaps you work in the psychiatry profession and are looking for a new chaise for your practice? Or you are in the creative field and need somewhere to 'time-out'? Or you live a fast paced executive lifestyle and you need somewhere to relax and meditate? This beautiful chaise provides multiple possibilities. MEASUREMENTS: H 29.25" x W 37" x D 68" CONDITION: The frame is in excellent vintage condition with light patina. The leather is in very good vintage condition with light patina. Ready to be used immediately.

Details

  • Creator
    Giovanni Offredi (Designer),Saporiti (Workshop/Studio),Fratelli Saporiti (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29.25 in. (74.3 cm)Width: 37 in. (93.98 cm)Depth: 68 in. (172.72 cm)Seat Height: 14.75 in. (37.47 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1980
  • Condition
    Very good vintage condition with light wear. See description for greater details.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1330222364312

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    Ships From: Long Beach, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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