Rare pair of “Arcadia” armchairs for Adrasteia
Italy, late 1950s.
Adrasteia was a small manufacturer that was active for a short period of time, between the mid 1950s and the early 1960s.
This makes this armchair particularly rare.
Bent wood, brass details and upholstery.
Newly upholstered in ivory velvet.
Very good condition.
Dimensions (H x W x D):
83 x 68 x 90 cm / 32,7 x 26,8 x 35,4 in
- Adrasteia production catalogue
- I. De Guttry, M. P. Maino, "Il mobile italiano degli anni Quaranta e Cinquanta", Laterza 1992
- G. Gramigna, "Repertorio 1950 - 1980", Mondadori 1985 (for the sofa from the same series)
Condition report: newly upholstered. One very small and superficial crack in the wood (as shown in picture). No structural issues. Patina and oxidation on brass.