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Roberto Lucci & Paolo Orlandini for Elam 'Farfalla' Lounge Chair

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Roberto Lucci and Paolo Orlandini for Elam, lounge chair model 'Le Farfalla', lacquered steel, fabric, plastic, Italy, design 1974 The designer duo Roberto Lucci and Paolo Orlandini created this lovely lounge chair in 1974. 'Le Farfalla', meaning butterfly in Italian, derives its name from the wing-like structure of the frame, a shape that is further emphasized by the double jointed cushions. A visually interesting contrast is created between the rigid frame which is based on precise, geometrical shapes and the bulky cushions. The large seating area and the thick cushions ensure that it is a true delight to have a pleasant and enjoyable time while sitting on it. The artistry and innovativeness of this particular lounge chair ensures that it can be placed as a visual statement in your interior.
  • Creator:
    Elam (Manufacturer),Roberto Lucci & Paolo Orlandini (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 27.56 in (70 cm)Width: 29.53 in (75 cm)Depth: 33.47 in (85 cm)
  • Style:
    Post-Modern (Of the Period)
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  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Every item Morentz offers is checked by our team of 30 craftsmen in our in-house workshop. Special restoration or reupholstery requests can be done. We guarantee a very high-quality standard, ask our design specialists for detailed information.
  • Seller Location:
    Waalwijk, NL
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 501127741stDibs: LU933131753572

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Located in Waalwijk, Netherlands

Established in 2006, Morentz has a team of approximately 55 restorers, upholsterers, interior advisers and art historians, making it a gallery, workshop and upholstery studio, all in one. Every day, a carefully selected array of 20th-century furniture arrives from all over the world at the firm’s warehouse, where the team thoroughly examines each piece to determine what, if any, work needs to be done. Whether that means new upholstery or a complete restoration, Morentz's aim is always to honor the designer’s intention while fulfilling the wishes of the client. The team is up to any challenge, from restoring a single piece to its original glory to furnishing a large-scale hotel project.

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