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Franco Albini Ottomans

Franco Albini Ottomans


Regular price $795.00 $495.00 Sale

Two original hand woven rattan pouf stools attributed to Franco Albini. Albini had a love for modern forms combined with traditional craft techniques. These are the large versions; Very good original condition; shows some sign of wear. Beautifully sculptural handmade pieces. Italy, 1950s. 

13.5"H x 20"d.

Two available, priced individually.

Born in Italy, 1905, Franco Albini was an Italian architect, urban planner, and furniture designer active between the 1930s and the 1960s. He studied architecture at Milan’s famous Politecnico, apprenticed under Gio Ponti.

Albini worked with various mid-century manufacturers during his lifetime, including CassinaArflex, Poggi, Arteluce, Brionvega, and Knoll, and many of his designs are still in production. He received multiple awards for his work, including three prestigious Compasso d’Oro Awards.