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.
Details
Creator
Paolo Buffa (Designer)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
1940s
Period
20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Carved   Wood
Glass
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
20.67 in. H x 29.72 in. W x 19.29 in. D
53 cm H x 76 cm W x 49 cm D
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU142027422333
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Located in London, GB

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