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Sold for

R 79 660
Lot 283
  • An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo
  • An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo
  • An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo
  • An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo
  • An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo

Lot Estimate
R 40 000 - 50 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 79 660

About this Item

An Italian first edition P40 lounge armchair designed in 1954 by Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Varedo


with adjustable padded reclining back, seat and footstool, rubber arms, on tubular black painted steel legs, manufacturer’s metal label and paper label

 

Exhibited

The model was exhibited at the Osvaldo Borsani Retrospective exhibition, Milan Triennale Design Museum, 16.05.2018 - 16.09.2018.

Literature

Charlotte & Peter Fiell (2017) 1000 CHAIRS, Köln: TASCHEN Bibliotheca Universalis, where the later version is illustrated on page 288.


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