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Six-Door Cabinet by Paolo Buffa


Six-door cabinet in oak by Paolo Buffa with brass hardware, Italy 1947. Branded mark, “ESPOSIZIONE PERMANENTE MOBILI Cantu”. We believe that this is the first time this particular model has come to market. We not only have it documented in two separate publications but in one instance it is documented to the specific year, 1947. The image in both period publications is the exact same as pictured here. This is an extremely rare find in wonderful old patina. gooddesignshop. For more information on this designer see my article "Hiding in Plain Sight Paolo Buffa." Documented in L’Arredamento Moderno, Terza Serie Seconda Edizione by Roberto Aloi, plate 304; Il Mobile Italiano Degli Anni ’40 e ’50 by Guttry / Maino, page 117 Measure: 56.5? H, 74.5? W, 16? D. Reference number GDF-057.


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    Good. Very good original condition..
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    Wear consistent with age and use.
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    H 56.5 in. x W 74.5 in. x D 16 in.

    H 143.51 cm x W 189.23 cm x D 40.64 cm

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    New York, NY
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    1stdibs Gallery at 200 LEX

    200 Lexington Avenue

    New York, NY 10016

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