Italian Rattan Rocking Chair by

Franco Bettonica
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Overview
Stunning Donoldo rocking chair by Franco Bettonica. Inspired by the space age of the 1960s, Franco sought to create a chair using traditional natural materials but bending and weaving them into futuristic shapes. This chair features a bamboo wheel frame and a wicker seat and canopy. There are arm rests as well as a foot rest and a back stop to prevent you from fully rolling over. Amazing lines and presence. Great vintage condition.
Specifications
Specifications
Creator

Franco Bettonica

Reference No.

LU1853326882532

Place of Origin

Italy

Date of Manufacture

1960s

Dimensions

24.5 in width
49 in height
53 in depth
18 in seat height

Materials & Technique

Bamboo and Wicker

Creator

Franco Bettonica

Reference No.

LU1853326882532

Place of Origin

Italy

Date of Manufacture

1960s

Dimensions

24.5 in width
49 in height
53 in depth
18 in seat height

Materials & Technique

Bamboo and Wicker

Specifications
Creator

Franco Bettonica

Reference No.

LU1853326882532

Place of Origin

Italy

Date of Manufacture

1960s

Dimensions

24.5 in width
49 in height
53 in depth
18 in seat height

Materials & Technique

Bamboo and Wicker

Designer Notes
Franco Bettonica
b. 1927
Franco Bettonica was an Italian designer and architect born in Milan, in 1927. He founded the lighting company Cini & Nils along with Mario Melocchi in 1969. His Cuboluce lamp is on display at MoMA in New York.
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Italian Rattan Rocking Chair by

Franco Bettonica
$5,500
Stunning Donoldo rocking chair by Franco Bettonica. Inspired by the space age of the 1960s, Franco sought to create a chair using traditional natural materials but bending and weaving them into futuristic shapes. This chair features a bamboo wheel frame and a wicker seat and canopy. There are arm rests as well as a foot rest and a back stop to prevent you from fully rolling over. Amazing lines and presence. Great vintage condition.
Italian Rattan Rocking Chair by Franco Bettonica
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Italian Rattan Rocking Chair by

Franco Bettonica


$5,500


Stunning Donoldo rocking chair by Franco Bettonica. Inspired by the space age of the 1960s, Franco sought to create a chair using traditional natural materials but bending and weaving them into futuristic shapes. This chair features a bamboo wheel frame and a wicker seat and canopy. There are arm rests as well as a foot rest and a back stop to prevent you from fully rolling over. Amazing lines and presence. Great vintage condition.
Italian Rattan Rocking Chair by Franco Bettonica
Creator
Franco Bettonica
Reference No.
LU1853326882532
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
1960s
Dimensions
24.5 in width
49 in height
53 in depth
18 in seat height
Materials & Technique
Bamboo
Wicker