maralunga sofa by Magistretti for Cassina
Don’t miss this iconic three seater maralunga sofa by Vico Magistretti for Cassina Italy.
Designed / launched by whom/when: Over 40 years ago Milanese Industrial Designer Vico Magistretti created the iconic maralunga sofa for Cassina Italy.
Inspiration: Named mara lunga (long beach) because it’s folded arms and backrests are reminiscent of rolling waves.
Fabrication: Steel frame. Polyurethane foam interior. Upholstery in the original Cassina corded aquamarine /viola yarn mix fabric.
Hidden Features: The unique ‘sinewy’ folding arms and individually adjustable headrests are the signature design features of this sofa.
Design Consigned Stylist: Forget ‘seedy’ worn leather, this maralunga is as blue and inviting as the ocean itself. An iconic design centrepiece for less than half the current retail value.
Design Consigned Collector: An authentic original maralunga 40 made in Italy by Cassina. One owner 1990s. Minimal use.
Stamp or Mark of authenticity: Cassina seam tag
DC Insider: Overall this sofa appears blue. Condition is very good. A 1cm mark to the back of one seat cushion (as shown) and 1 other small barely visible mark to the seat . *Visit our Instagram feed to view a video of this sofa.
- Dimensions: L228cm H72-100cm D86cm
- Condition: 3/5