Luigi Pellegrin for MIM Roma Sofa with Metal Base
Luigi Pellegrin for MIM Roma, signed sofa, fabric, metal and polyester, Italy, late 1950s
This sofa by Luigi Pellegrin is upholstered with a beige fabric and features a polyester trapeze or hourglass base. The seating features a a solid form, giving this sofa a strong and heavy look. The absence of armrests attributes to the geometric, minimalistic form.
We are able, thanks to our in-house atelier, to reupholster these chairs in any type of fabric. The professional and experienced craftsmen in our in-house atelier are specialists in the reupholstery of design furniture. With high attention for the original, they make sure every piece retains its value. Please note that a custom made reupholstered chair has a lead-time of 6 to 8 weeks, in order to meet our high standards
MIM Roma was founded by Ico Parisi with the intention of integrating the visual arts with furniture design. Parisi functions both as designer and creative director and he collaborated with new visionary designers such as Luigi Pellegrin. MIM produced furniture that incorporated new innovations and materials and became a big player in the Postmodern Italian design world.