Iconic sofa "Anfibio"
Original leather and leather straps. Bed with sheepskin cover
Label on the side base
DESIGNER Alessandro Becchi (1946)
DIMENSIONS Closed: L.240 x D.94 x H. 65 /cm.
Open: L.240 x D. 188 x H. 32,5 /cm.
Repertorio del Design Italiano (1950-2000), Giuliana Gramigna, vol.1, pg.195
This is an emblematic example of Italian modern design of the 1970s. In 1972 Becchi was invited to the exhibition "ltaly: the New Domestic Landscape" at the MoMA in New York, presenting Anfibio.