Side Gallery

Side Gallery

B.B.P.R. Lodovico Barbiano di Belgiojoso, Enrico Peressutti, Ernesto Nathan Rogers (1932-1976)

Pair of armchairs model “Elettra”
Manufactured by Arflex
Italy, 1953
Iron structure, upholstery

Measurements
70 cm x 63 cm x 75h cm
27,5 in x 24,8 in x 29,5h in

Provenance
Private appartment in Milano

Literature
Domus n. 324, novembre 1953, copertina e p. 31; G. Gramigna, Repertorio del design italiano 1950-2000 per l’arredamento domestico, Allemandi, 2003, p. 31.

Biography
BBPR was founded in Milan in 1932 by Rogers, Gian Luigi Banfi, Ludovico Belgiojoso and Enrico Peressutti.
Amaong their most important projects are: The Pavia master plan, Italian Shipping Pavilion at Paris International Exposition, The Heliotherapy Colony, Legnano, E42 Post Office, Monument to victims in German concentration camps, Milan, American Pavilion, Milan Triennale.