Auction 470 / Lot n° 123

Tomaso Buzzi

 (  Sondrio   1900  -  Rapallo   1981  )

Pair of room chairs. Execution by Turri, Bovisio, 1929-30ca. Rosewood, veneered and edged rosewood. Back ending in volute, inlaid with decoration depicting four horses surmounted by a crowned moon. Seat upholstered in pink silk. Truncated pyramidal front legs with classical moldings in solid wood. Cast brass tips. (46x84x44 cm.) (slight defects and small losses) Provenance Private collection, Milan Archives: Original drawings deposited in the Tomaso Buzzi Archive in Scarzuola, Montegabbione (Terni) Literature Tomaso Buzzi. Il principe degli architetti 1900-1981, a cura di Alberto Giorgio Cassani, Electa, Milano 2008, pp. 321-323; "Domus", n. 33, settembre 1930, p. 5

Auction: 17 December 2019 at 15:00

Estimate € 2,500 - 3,000

Sold € 3,500