Paolo Buffa Nightstands Made by Angello Merrelli

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Milanese architect and designer Paolo Buffa (1903-1970) is a master of sophisticated, inventive classicism.
His thoughtful simplicity of design is embodied in this fine pair of nightstands finished in a smooth rosewood veneer and adorned with brass leaf handles, sitting on tapering legs with an understated circular routed design.

Handmade at the Angelo Merelli workshop and heat stamped to the top right door "Merelli Cantu".

Merelli's workshop are noted for their exceptional craftsmanship and use of high quality materials. They were regularly used by architects of the 'Milanese School' (Ponti, Lancia, Buzzi, Marellin and Franco Albini) to execute their designs.
Details
Creator
Paolo Buffa (Designer)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
Europe
Date of Manufacture
1940s
Period
1940-1949
Materials and Techniques
Wood
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
23.5 in. H x 19.5 in. W x 13.5 in. D
60 cm H x 50 cm W x 34 cm D
Dealer Location
London, United Kingdom
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
LU210237934483
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