|Dimensions||34 H in. x 78 W in. x 33 D in.|
|Country of Origin|
20th Century Divano – Sofa by Paolo BuffaItem Number pe-1668. Item Number pe-1668
A half rounded Mid-Century modern Italian three seater sofa or divano made of Beechwood. Designed by Paolo Buffa. Newly upholstered in white sheepskin. The seat backrest has slight curves with gently outstretched arms, standing on four small straight wooden feet. The sofa is in good condition. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950, Italy.
Seat: 16” H x 64” W x 23” D
Paolo Buffa was an Italian architect and designer born in 1903 Milan, Italy and passed away in 1970. Before Buffa studied at the Polytechnic Institute in Milan, he worked for the Italian architect and designer Gio Ponti. Later on he opened with his collaborator Antonio Cassi Ramello a company. Before Buffa passed away, he had been named one of the most important designers in the country.