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'Big' by Guido Faleschini for Mariani Executive Leather Desk Chair 1980s, Signed

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Named 'Big', this elegant Guido Faleschini swivel executive chair was featured in the 1980s movie Wall Street in Michael Douglas's executive office, and was designed for i4Mariani and retailed in the 1970s and 1980s by The Pace Collection. The double-cushioned seats and backs retain the original high-quality and supple black leather upholstery. The cushioned seats sits atop a five star black base on moveable casters for ease of relocation. Two sweeping thick tubular black arms have comfortable padded leather arms on top. The leather covered backs are accented with black hardware. Underneath the chair is a telescoping mechanism to raise/lower the seat height on the chair. Signed underneath with Mariani label. Such incredible style, no wonder these were featured in the hit Michael Douglas movie "Wall Street" in 1987, these desk chairs were located in his highrise executive office and can be seen throughout the movie. Photos from the movie are included in the photo gallery in this listing. 'Big' is also a very collectible chair given the Post-Modern Memphis movement has gained a worldwide collector base through interior designers, celebrities and high net worth individuals, and design and art collectors alike. This is an excellent original production example in showroom condition. Get this for your hard-to-please collector client before someone else does! Very high quality of materials in these stylish conference table / desk chairs, but the true selling point is comfort. The double-cushioned seat and seat back, combined with the thick padded arms make this a dream for those who demand ultimate comfort and ergonomics in their work chair. This 'Big' executive task chair by Guido Faleschini for i4Mariani would compliment various locations such as a living room, den, games room or office space. It would also be perfect in a hospitality or corporate location, such as; a boutique hotel lobby reception desk, cocktail bar, members club, workspace studio, or executive office. Perfect fit for Mid-Century Modern homes or offices, but also a great fit for Postmodern and Contemporary spaces. Also consider as a splash of juxtaposition in a Classical, Traditional, Transitional, or Mixed Vintage styled room. Measurements: H 45" to 48.5" (adjustable) x W 31" x D 30" Seat Height: 19.5" to 23" Seat Depth: 19.5" Arm Height: 26.5" to 30" Condition: Very good vintage condition, ready for immediate use. Excellent early production collectors example.

Details

  • Creator
    Guido Faleschini (Designer),Pace Collection (Retailer),i4 Mariani (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 45 in. (114.3 cm)Width: 31 in. (78.74 cm)Depth: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Seat Height: 19.5 in. (49.53 cm)
  • Style
    Post-Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture
    1980s
  • Condition
    Very good vintage condition, ready for immediate use. Excellent early production collectors example.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1330225095642

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    Ships From: Culver City, CA
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