Italian Wingback Chair in Maroon Fabric
Large Italian wingback armchair in the style of Gio Ponti, red to pink fabric, ebonized conical wood legs, Italy, 1950s.
This Classic Italian wingback chair has all the traits of midcentury Italian design. The unusually high back, the gracious wings, the grand armrests and delicate tapered legs form the main aesthetic elements of this theatrical chair. The color combination of this chair is warm and enhancing as the ebonized legs form a timeless combination with the maroon red fabric. The chair is most often compared and attributed to the architectural, gracious style of Gio Ponti.