Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 9

Ghidini 1961 Katana 2-Seat Sofa in Fabric by Paolo Rizzatto

$8,710per item

About

In the Katana sofa, Paolo Rizzatto, being the refined and expert designer he is, puts great care in the proportions of the structural elements of the product. In the elliptical leg, every millimeter has been designed and calibrated, as well as the relationship between seating and structure. Fittings and lines, grafts and joints, everything is designed for the best harmony. The dialogue between the parties, as in architecture, is for the Milanese architect a perfect orchestration. The sofa refers to the iconic and seductive shapes of the classic Chesterfield, reinterpreted with renewed elegance, and thanks to the gentle curvature of the leg it resolves the connection with the seat and the back. This makes it enveloping and comfortable, its height and width support a relaxed sociability. The ability and experience of Rizzatto in designing elegant, ironic and precious objects is perfectly summarized by the Katana sofa, which dialogs happily with the other collections of Ghidini1961, creating endless relationships. Equilibrium and rigor are the two adjectives that best describe the sofa complete with armchair with generous measures. Structures: Belted seat and multilayered, covered in polyurethane foam at different densities covered with quilted goose down in cotton lining. Backrest structure made of plywood covered with polyurethane rubber of different densities, all covered with a quilted goose down in cotton lining. Covers: The sofa covers are not removable. Base: The sofa and armchair is based on the Katana leg. The Katana leg is made of Italian brass, die casted in-house at Ghidini1961. Polished manually, and lacquered with transparent finish to guarantee a longlasting durability.

Customization Options

Please inquire for different fabric options. Also available in three metal finishes: satin brass, polished brass and burnished brass.

Details

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Villa Carcina, Italy
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more

About the Maker

Ghidini 1961

Ghidini1961 of Villa Carcina, in the province of Brescia, belongs to Italy’s manufacturing excellence, thanks to their unparalleled manufacturing skills. A specialist in die casting brass, aluminum and steel, the company excels in combining advanced technologies with traditional craft skills. With these solid foundations, the creative team composed by international designers and skillfully directed by Art Director Stefano Giovannoni, has been able to enhance the properties of metals by creating innovative, timeless pieces chiseled with all the care for every detail that is distinctive of Ghidini’s fine craftsmanship.
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Villa Carcina, Italy
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 1961
1stDibs seller since 2018
34 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 10 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Oscar Niemeyer Inspired Bouclé Fabric 2-Seat Sofa
Located in Paris, FR
The rounded lines of this early 1950s style armchair are influenced by the "Casa das Canoas", designed by the Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer in 1951. This piece offers flowing ro...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portuguese Mid-Century Modern Sofas

Materials

Fabric, Oak

Bespoke Two-Seat Sofa in Modelli Fabrics, Fantasia-Blue Lagoon by P.Tendercool
By Pieter Compernol & Stephanie Grusenmeyer
Located in Bangkok, TH
Model: Sofa-PT71 two-seat Frame: Reclaimed hardwood Frame finish: 'Wine tinted with water-based Polyurethane coating Structure: Extruded and hand-welded solid brass rods Structur...
Category

2010s Thai Mid-Century Modern Loveseats

Materials

Brass

Modernist Two-Seat Sofa in Grey
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Sleek, simple and well constructed. Base is covered in gray cotton velvet. Seat backs and cushion pads in a gray checker board. Stainless steel legs.
Category

1990s American Modern Sofas

Materials

Stainless Steel

Modernist Two-Seat Sofa in Grey
$850 Sale Price
32% Off
Arflex Bonsai Sofa in Lama Grey Fabric by Claesson Koivisto Rune
By Claesson Koivisto Rune, Arflex
Located in New York, NY
The Bonsai seating collection is inspired by reflections upon Japanese aesthetics and culture. The seats are characterised by soft, curved forms. These inviting, friendly shapes are ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Loveseats

Materials

Fabric

Jumbo Collection Annecy Sofa in Wood and Fabric
By Jumbo Collection
Located in Cantu, IT
Love seat with structure in hand-carved lime solid wood and foam finished in antique gold with patina J288O. Upholstery in fabric MIL 19.06. Decorative cushions upon request. Dimensi...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Loveseats

Materials

Wood, Fabric

Walnut and Fabric Sofa
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A beautiful 1970s sofa with a walnut leg frame. The sofa has been newly recovered, the frame is in original condition and it has minor chips on the back legs (see detail photos). Me...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Modern Sofas

Materials

Fabric, Walnut

Kartell Bubble Club 2-Seat Sofa in Zinc White by Philippe Starck
By Kartell, Philippe Starck
Located in New York, NY
A veritable icon made by Kartell, the mass-tinted polypropylene Bubble Club sofa was a Pioneer of a new concept in furniture accessories: the Industrial sofa made entirely of plastic...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Loveseats

Materials

Plastic

Giovanni Offredi 'Wave' Oatmeal Fabric Sofa by Saporiti Made in Italy
By Saporiti
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Mid-Century Modern heavy brushed stainless still base removable fabric upholstery loveseat by Saporiti.
Category

20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Loveseats

Materials

Stainless Steel

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery