Gio Ponti (Italian, 1891-1979) for ISA Bergamo
Pair of Bouclé Armchairs
Italy, 1950s
Gio Ponti (Italian, 1891-1979) for ISA Bergamo
Pair of Bouclé Armchairs
Italy, 1950s
32 h x 32 w x 30 d x 15 3⁄4 seat h in (83 x 75 x 74 x 40cm)

Designed by Gio Ponti in 1936 and manufactured by ISA Bergamo in the 1950s, pair of upholstered armchairs or lounge chairs with elegantly curved back and signature brass legs. These classic and exquisite armchairs have been fully restored and newly reupholstered in a luxurious Brunswick ivory bouclé fabric by Holland & Sherry.
Manufacturer’s metal label on underside of each armchair.

Provenance
Literature

Lisa Licitra Ponti, Gio Ponti: The Complete Works 1923-1978, London, 1990, pp. 82-83

“Un abitazione dimostrativa alla VI Triennale,” Domus, no. 103, July 1936, pp. 15, 17, 19

Laura Falconi, Gio Ponti: Interiors, Objects, Drawings, 1920-1976, Milan, 2010, pp. 111-12

Ugo La Pietra, ed., Gio Ponti, New York, 2009, p. 60, fig. 135, p. 102, figs. 233-34, p. 103, figs. 236-37

Carlo Enrico Rava, Arredamento contemporaneo, Milan, 1946, pls. 48 and 115

Price: $29,000
Item #: PON110
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