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Ignazio Gardella, Azucena

A sofa and two armchairs Digamma designed by Ignazio Gardella, production Azucena, 50s. Rectangular seat with backrest and armrests, in three different positions. The leg structure is made of steel painted with feet of brass. H: cm. 85 Bibliography: Domus 330 (maggio 1957), p. 43; Domus 391 (giugno 1962), p. 23; Domus 398 (gennaio 1963), p. d/96; Centrokappa, Il design italiano degli anni ’50, Irene de Guttry, Maria PaolaMaino, Ilmobile italiano degli anni ’40 e ’50, Laterza, Bari, 1992, p. 179; Giampiero Bosoni, Francesca Picchi,Marco Strina,Nicola Zanardi, Brevetti del design italiano 1946-1965, Electa,Milano, 2000, p. 75; Giuliana Gramigna, Repertorio del design italiano per l’arredamento domestico 1950-2000, Allemandi, Torino, 2003,...

Ignazio Gardella

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