Set of Eight 'Caprile' Chairs in Red Leather by Gianfranco Frattini
Gianfranco Frattini for Cassina, set of 8 'Caprile' dining chairs, Italy, 1985
Stunning set of eight 'Caprile' dining chairs designed by Gianfranco Frattini for Cassina in 1985. The chairs feature a strong structure with leather seats. The leather is stitched and molded to panels, a type of architectural design used by great designers in Italy during this period. Ginfranco Frattini realized this design after working on the Hilton Tokyo project in Japan, as you can see the influence of Eastern and Western design principles.