Rare big size armchair Mod. “110”
Open-grain ash wood structure and leather seating and backrest
DESIGNER Gio Ponti (1891-1979)
DIMENSIONS L. 56 x W. 57 x H. 86 /cm.
Gio Ponti, Urgo La Pietra, pg. 224-225 (illustration)
Gio Ponti, is one of the Italian Masters of architecture. He graduated in Architecture at the Polytechnic of Milan at the end of World War I. He was very active as a designer and essayist, and displayed a wide range of work including furniture, ceramics, fabrics and tableware. Overall, Ponti gave the possibility of shifting experience from architecture to furnishings, and from crafts to industrial design.