Iron, wood and brass
DESIGNER Osvaldo Borsani (1911-1985)
DIMENSIONS D. 90 /cm.
H. 42 /cm.
Osvaldo Borsani was an Italian architect and designer. He studied at the Politecnico di Milano and after completing his degree, he joined the family business, Atelier Varedo (later Arredamento Borsani) as a furniture designer. In 1953, Osvaldo and Fulgencio founded a firm called Tecno which, as its name suggests, became known for its technology- and research-based approach to furniture design. In 1955, Tecno issued one of its best known pieces, the P40 lounge chair. Osvaldo Borsani acted as the company's sole designer for over 30 years and today Tecno is known for its innovative furniture for