All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1200032 (stock #za-036)
This is an extremely rare, original "Joe" lounge chair made in Italy by Poltronova in the 1970s, with its original blue denin upholstery. It is in very good condition, with a modest degree of wear, consistent with age, and light soiling on the seat and seatback. There is a repair to a tear running vertically to the left of the label, and may be other small repairs. Use of flash during photography brings out the appearance of its wear, and in regular ambient light the wear is not as noticeable...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Art Deco : Pre 1950 item #1127858 (stock #cd-011)
This beautiful circular table with figured walnut veneer, circa 1930, could serve as a center table or side table. It measures 30" across and 25.5" tall. It is unsigned and unattributed. It was purchased from the prestigious Manhattan dealer of Art Deco and Modernism, Bernd Goeckler, in 1998 for $5,760. Condition is very good. There are light scratches and a single small veneer loss as seen in our images.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1053549 (stock #za-353)
Included here is a pair of Birillo stools by Joe Colombo (1930-1971), produced in Italy by Zanotta, circa 1970. Featuring stainless steel frame, leg rest and seatback frame, with fiberglass base with original black rubber gasket. One base was refinished years ago in a creamy white color and this layer of paint has crackled in spots. Our client recently had the pair newly upholstered in white vinyl. Steel is in excellent condition, with no visible pitting and no deep scratches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1051028 (stock #za-129)
his vintage plastic stool with red knit upholstery (not original) dates from circa 1967 and was made in Italy by Kartell. Various auction houses have attributed this design to Achille Castiglioni and Joe Colombo. This design, sometimes referred to as the rocchetto (spool), was one of dozens of furniture, lighting and other decorative plastic objects imported from Italy and distributed in the U.S. by George Beylerian in the 1960s and 1970s...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1050996 (stock #za-087)
This CL9 chair, circa 1969, by Cesare Leonardi (1935- ) and Franca Stagi (1937- ) has its original red and black painted finishes. Some scratches noticeable, consistent with age, but otherwise is in very good condition. Dimensions: 25.5" H X 39.8" W X 28" D (64.8 cm H X 101.0 cm W X 71.1 cm D). Produced from GRP, glass reinforced polyester which is a resin strengthened with glass fiber.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1980 item #1050992 (stock #za-084)
Included here is a matching set of armchairs by Kwok Hoi Chan for Steiner, circa 1970. Each is in excellent condition. There are scuffs and light scratches here and there and no dents. Brown vinyl upholstery may be original and is in very good condition, with no rips, tears or deep stains. Additional images forwarded upon request. Seat height is 20 in (50.8 cm). Dimensions: 39" H X 23" W X 24" D (99.1 cm H X 58.4 cm W X 61.0 cm D).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1020742 (stock #za-151)
This rare chair in the shape of a curled acanthus leaf was made by Gufram of Italy, circa 1968-1970, and has been attributed to Piero Gilardi (Italian, 1942- ), the influential designer and participant in the Arte Povera movement. Condition is exceptional. There are no tears and minimal wear and no dark stains. Gilardi is most famous for his organic designs and use of exotic new materials...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1960 item #1020526 (stock #za-100)
This rattan ottoman or stool dates from the 1950s, and has been attributed to Franco Albini (Italian, 1905-1977). It is very similar to a 1956 by Ico and Luisa Parisi which was made in Italy by Vittoria Bonacina & Co. It is in very good condition, with no breaks or repairs. Dimensions: 23.6" H X 15.7" Dia (60.0 cm H X 39.9 cm Dia).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1960 item #1020473 (stock #za-093)
This chair by Nanna Ditzel (Danish, 1923-2005) is sometimes referred to as the Pontoppidan chair, after Ludwig Pontoppidan, who produced the chair beginning in 1950 in Copenhagen. It features solid turned mahogany legs and stretcher, and woven wicker barrel-shaped seat. Condition is very good. There is a small tear near the bottom of the seat and various nicks and scratches to the legs, consistent with age. The design was first shown at the Annual Copenhagen Cabinetmakers exhibition in 1950...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1013169 (stock #za-291)
This is an original and rare, Guadi armchair by Vico Magistretti (1920-2006), produced by Artemide, circa 1968-1970. Measures 29.1 x 23.7 x 21.7 in (74 x 60 x 55 cm). Crafted from fiberglass-reinforced polyester with its original red finish and original black plastic feet. Condition is good. There are chips and scratches noticeable at the sides of the arms, legs and seatback, consistent with age...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1012905 (stock #za-338)
This Mushroom chair and ottoman in original yellow vinyl upholstery were designed by Pierre Paulin (1927- ) in 1963 and produced by Artifort, sometime between 1963 and 1970. Seat height is 15.75" (40 cm). Both are in excellent condition. There are just a few small tears and scuffs. Seat height is 15.7" (40 cm).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1980 item #989339 (stock #za-034)
This Fiocco chair from the 1970s is in fabulous condition! It has its original stretch upholstery in red, and shows very little wear. There is some lightening of the fabric at the knees on each side, consistent with age, and a handful of small and light stains as shown in our images. (The color in some of our extreme closeups is not accurate.) This famous chair was designed by Gruppo 14 and first produced in 1970 by Gruppo Industriale Busnelli...