Skip to main content
Want more images or videos?
Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 10

1950 Branco e Preto-Sofa wood fabric upholstery Manufactured by Paubrà

About the Item

The name chosen by the young Brazilian architects Miguel Forte, Jacob Ruchti, Plinio Groce, Roberta Aflalo, Carlos Millan and the Chinese Che Y Hwa for their design company literally translates as “black and white”. Founded in 1952 for addressing their need to furnish the houses commissioned to them with an innovative style, the company soon became famous for its high-quality furnishings and impeccable finishes that broke with tradition by proposing a refined and modern design. Brazil, 1950 Manufactured by Paubrà Example provided with original manufacturer's label Solid wood, fabric upholstery Paubrà principally manufactured furniture for Studio De Arte Palma - founded by Lina Bo Bardi - but from 1948 to 1950 the company also produced for Branco e Preto 224 x 58 x h 72 cm 88.2 x 22.8 x h 28.4 in
  • Creator:
    Branco & Preto (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 28.35 in (72 cm)Width: 88.19 in (224 cm)Depth: 22.84 in (58 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1950
  • Condition:
    Reupholstered. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Milano, IT
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 51851stDibs: LU4963238831752
More From This SellerView All
  • Low table by Branco & Preto
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    Low table by Branco & Preto. Brazil, 1958. Unique example, manufactured for a private house designed by Rino Levi, Sao Paulo. Solid wood, gla...
    Category

    Vintage 1950s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

    Materials

    Glass, Wood

  • Lounge Sofa Manufactured by Lyceu de Artes e Officios
    By Liceu de Artes e Ofícios
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    Lounge sofa Brazil, 1958 Manufactured by Lyc¸eu de Artes e Officios Brazilian ironwood, fabric upholstery 220 x 90 x H 70 H seat 45 cm 86.6 x 35.4 x H ...
    Category

    Vintage 1950s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Sofas

    Materials

    Fabric, Wood

  • White Fabric Sofa by Martin Eisler and Carlo Hauner
    By Carlo Hauner and Martin Eisler
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    Martin Eisler (Vienna, 1913 – Brasile, 1977) & Carlo Hauner (Brescia, 1927 – Isola di Salina, 1997) European by birth and Brazilian by adoption, Martin Eisler and Carlo Hauner began...
    Category

    Vintage 1950s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Sofas

    Materials

    Stainless Steel

  • 1963 Luigi Caccia Dominioni-Sofa series P11 Fasce Cromate upholstery
    By Luigi Caccia Dominioni
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    “The design of a furniture piece has involved the production of my pieces in small series; in this way, I had the opportunity to rigorously control every part of the object, which I ...
    Category

    Vintage 1960s Italian Sofas

    Materials

    Metal

  • Rare Sofa by Alvar Aalto
    By Alvar Aalto
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    Rare sofa by Alvar Aalto. Finland, 1956. Provenance: Kansanela¨kelaitos (The Social Insurance Institution of Finland). Example provided with original label....
    Category

    Vintage 1950s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Sofas

    Materials

    Brass

  • Stella Sofa by Sergio Rodrigues
    By Sergio Rodrigues
    Located in Milano, Lombardia
    Stella sofa by Sergio Rodrigues. Brazil, 1965. Manufactured by Oca. Example provided with Brazilian Government fiscal stamp. Solid wood, fabric upholstery...
    Category

    Vintage 1960s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Sofas

    Materials

    Fabric, Wood

You May Also Like
  • 1950's Brazilian 'M1' Sofa by Branco & Preto
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in New York, NY
    The M1 Sofa by Branco & Preto is a unique and special piece of furniture, distinguished by its innovative use of Brazilian materials and its reflection of a pivotal moment in mid-20t...
    Category

    Late 20th Century Brazilian Sofas

    Materials

    Fabric, Wood

  • Carlos Millan for Branco & Preto "M3" Midcentury brazilian Sofa, 1952
    By Carlos Millan, Branco & Preto
    Located in Sao Paulo, SP
    Carlos Millan for Branco & Preto "M3" Midcentury brazilian Sofa, 1952 Founded in São Paulo, a mixture of shop and studio considered by many...
    Category

    Mid-20th Century Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Sofas

    Materials

    Fabric, Wood

  • Branco e Preto Pair of Modern Brazilian Armchairs solid jacaranda wood, fabric
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in Barcelona, ES
    Branco e Preto (Miguel Forte, Jacob Ruchti, Plinio Groce, Roberta Aflalo, Carlos Millan & Che Y Hwa) Pair of armchairs model “R3” Sold as individual it...
    Category

    Mid-20th Century Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

    Materials

    Upholstery, Jacaranda

  • Mid-Century Chair by Branco & Preto (attr.), Brazil 1950s
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in Utrecht, NL
    This rare mid-century Brazilian armchair is attributed to the design collective Branco and Preto. Made in a rational and geometric way, they present lightness and simplicity. This c...
    Category

    Vintage 1950s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

    Materials

    Leather, Wood

  • Pair of Mid-Century Chairs by Branco & Preto 'Attr.', Brazil, 1950s
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in Utrecht, NL
    This rare pair of mid-century Brazilian armchairs is attributed to the design collective Branco and Preto. Made in a rational and geometric way, they present lightness and simplicity...
    Category

    Mid-20th Century Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

    Materials

    Leather, Wood

  • Branco & Preto. Mid-Century Modern Slatted Bench in Imbúia Wood
    By Branco & Preto
    Located in Sao Paulo, SP
    Stylish slatted vintage bench from the early 1960's of Brazilian production, specifically Branco & Preto Gallery. In solid imbúia wood, it is a very versa...
    Category

    Vintage 1960s Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Benches

    Materials

    Wood

Recently Viewed

View All