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Six Sculptural Form 'Turin School' Walnut & Mohair Dining Chairs, Italy, 1940's

$9,500per item

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Beautiful and rare set of sculptural organic form dining chairs reminiscent of the Turin school of design, Italy circa 1940-50. The Turin design school made famous by the work of Carlo Mollino and his associates and pupils were known for their organic sculptural style, names such as Franco Campo and Carlo Graffi, Pierluigi Colli,Gabetti and Isola, Levi Montalcini come to mind . The chairs are finished in hand crafted italian walnut, that has obtained a deep golden patina through time, the seats come freshly reupholsterd in high quality mohair fabric. The lines of these chairs are really exquisite , the combined backrest and rear leg element has a wonderful organic, flowing bow form profile. The chairs are marked with 40 with an impressed stamp underneath the frames, possibly the year of manufacturing A rare opportunity. Please note the campo & graffi dining table photographed with these chairs is not included.

Details

  • Similar to
    Franco Campo & Carlo Graffi (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 37.8 in. (96 cm)Width: 17.72 in. (45 cm)Depth: 20.28 in. (51.5 cm)Seat Height: 17.33 in. (44 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1940
  • Condition
    Reupholstered. Wear consistent with age and use. The chairs have been freshly reupholstered in mohair fabric The wooden frames have minor wear consistent with age and use and small area's of varnish loss leaving the original patina and character intact.
  • Seller Location
    bergen op zoom, NL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU930123484932

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    Ships From: bergen op zoom, Netherlands
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