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Paolo Buffa Occasional Table Buffa, Italy, 1940s

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A refined side or coffee table designed by Milanese architect Paolo Buffa. The glass top is supported by a kidney shaped wood frame, which stands on four hand-carved wooden leaves. An exceptional piece of craftsmanship in the 1940s decorative Italian style. The table is in good original condition with a nice patina. After working briefly in Gio Ponti’s studio in the 1920s, Buffa (1903-1970) made a name for himself amongst the Milanese upper classes. His designs were original, combining Neoclassicism and Lombardy’s woodworking traditions with modern sensibilities.

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  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    H 20.67 in. x W 29.73 in. x D 19.3 in.

    H 52.5 cm x W 75.5 cm x D 49 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    C080
  • Reference number
    LU142027422333

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