Paolo Buffa Midcentury Walnut and Emerald Velvet Dining Chairs, 1948, Set of 4

Set of four sculptural handcrafted dining chairs designed by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1948.
The beautifully carved high back chairs have a sophisticated sculptural quality.
The back is composed of three lozenge-shaped cross braces joined to the curved and pointed uprights, the shaped seat above legs joined by stretchers.
Original emerald velvet upholstery.
Excellent vintage condition.
R. Aloi, Esempi di arredamento moderno – sedie, poltrone, divani, Hoepli Editore, Milano, 1953, tav. 4.

Additional information



Design Period

1940 to 1949

Country of Manufacture


Detailed Condition

Very Good — This vintage item has no defects, but it may show slight traces of use


Walnut, Velvet


Emerald Green, Brown


H 38 in. x W 17.72 in. x D 18.12 in.
H 96.5 cm x W 45 cm x D 46 cm

Seat Height:
17.33 in. (44 cm)


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