Pair of Stools
Pair of "Mezzadro" Stools
Steel, lacquered metal and solid beech wood
Marked on the underpart
DESIGNER Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni (1918-2002 )(1913-1968)
DIMENSIONS L. 53 x D. 43 x H.53 /cm.
Repertorio Del Design Italiano, Giuliana Gramigna, Vol. I, pg. 178
In the design of the Mezzadro stool the Castiglioni brothers combined parts of existing ordinary objects to create a new object. The seat was originally designed in the 1920s for a tractor.