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Red La Bocca Pop Art Lips Vintage Sofa Attr. to Studio 65 for Gufram Italy 1970s

$11,096.05

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A beautiful and fantastic La Bocca Pop Art lips sofa attributed to Studio 65 for Gufram Italy 1970s, which was made of an original hard plastic frame and original polyurethan foam. It is newly upholstered with fleece and covered with red stretch jersey fabric. Very good vintage condition! approx. measures: Length 210 cm Depth 86 cm Height 86 cm Seat height 43 cm This presented La Bocca sofa has a great history. The first creator was Salvador Dali. He was influenced by the beautiful mouth of Mae West. So the name for the sofa was born: Mae West Sofa. The time goes by and the next generation loved Marilyn Monroe. Her beauty and her figure and her mouth. The famous sofa was designed by Studio 65 for Gufram in 1972. The lips of Marilyn Monroe gave the sofa its name. So it was a tribute to Salvador Dali and name for this created sofa was The lips of Marilyn Monroe Sofa - La Bocca. This sofa is a design icon. It was exhibited in many collections and museums like New York MoMA, in the Louvre in Paris. Literature: Le fabricche del design Giuliana Gramigna, Umberto Allemandi & C., page 141.

Details

  • Attributed to
    Studio 65 (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 33.86 in. (86 cm)Width: 82.68 in. (210 cm)Depth: 33.86 in. (86 cm)Seat Height: 16.93 in. (43 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1970s
  • Condition
    Very good vintage condition - Original base consists of a hard plastic frame and the polyurethan foam - newly covered with red stretch jersey fabric.
  • Seller Location
    Vienna, AT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1069811452381

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    Ships From: Vienna, Austria
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