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Sella by Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni for Zanotta

US$1,310

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Seat. Black saddle racing-style bicycle seat, pink lacquered steel column on a cast-iron base. Designed by Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni in 1957 for the Italian furniture brand Zanotta. "Irony and attention to the functions are the assumptions on which ‘jugglers’ Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni based their participation in the exhibition Colori e forme nella casa d’oggi, at Villa Olmo, Como, in 1957. This was one of the founding experiences of the Italian design culture, where, as if by magic, a real racing bicycle saddle (Sella) appeared, mounted on a stainless steel column supported by a heavy hemispherical base, capable of a ‘dynamic balance’." - Zanotta

Details

  • Creator
    Achille & Pier Giacomo Castiglioni (Designer),Zanotta (Manufacturer),
  • Dimensions
    Height: 27.95 in. (71 cm)Diameter: 13 in. (33.02 cm)Seat Height: 27.95 in. (71 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Leather,Steel,Lacquered,
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    2019
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. This is a showroom floor sample.
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: ddc display1stDibs: LU2959323172592

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    Ships From: Perth Amboy, NJ
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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