Devalle setteeGalleria Colombari
Italy, 1939 / 1994
velvet over wood frame
69 w x 34 d x 42 h in (175 x 86 x 107 cm)
The Devalle house was a conceptual project in which Mollino utilized the walls, ceilings, and small details to create a complete environment. This sofa design was initially created for this interior. In 1994, Galleria Colombari produced a limited edition reissue of this design.
Signed with applied brass manufacturer's label to base: [Carlo Mollino Devalle Archivio Gall. Colombari Produzione Genius].literature: Carlo Mollino: Architecture as Autobiography, Brino, pg. 71 Carlo Mollino, Ferrari, pg. 83 Carlo Mollino-Catalog dei Mobili, Colombari, pg. 23