Vico Magistretti for Cassina Pair of ‘Carimate’ Lounge Chairs

$8,950.00 USD

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Vico Magistretti for Cassina, pair of ‘Carimate’ lounge chairs, lacquered beech, boucle, Italy, designed circa 1960

The ‘Carimate’ lounge chair is one of Vico Magistretti’s most famous chairs. Originally designed in red color for the ‘Carimate Golf Club’ in Italy that Magistretti designed, the chair was produced for a long time and with four different manufacturers. Since Magistretti was very confident about the success of this model, he requested a patent for the construction and the joints in 1963. Due to the architectural, open frame the ‘Carimate’ chair has a strong expression. The angular frame has two curved armrests that add a dynamic appeal. Where the frame meets the seat, Magistretti added a distinct detail to the frame which gets a little wider at this point. The frame is lacquered in a dark color, which matches perfectly with the light upholstery.

Please note that the chairs have recently been restored and reupholstered in boucle by our in-house atelier.

 

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Product details

  • condition Excellent
  • creator Vico Magistretti (Designer)
  • date of Manufacture 1960s
  • dimensions Height 26.78 in. Width 28.35 in. Depth 26.78 in. Seat Height 13.78 in.
  • dimensions Height 68 cm Width 72 cm Depth 68 cm Seat Height 35 cm
  • materials and Techniques Wood
  • origin Italy
  • period 1960-1969
  • style Mid-Century Modern