Armchair with wooden frame, upholstered with a new multi-colour fabric designed by Alessandro Mendini. Created in 1978 for the Palazzo dei Diamanti in Ferrara, Proust was immediately recognized as an icon of twentieth century design and one of the most renowned and essential reference points in the quest for form and aesthetic perfection. Cappellini inherited the piece in 1993 and today Proust Geometrica, upholstered and hand-finished according to tradition, preserves the forms of the original armchair while refreshing them and breathing new life into the image and value of the original design.
Cappellini products themselves carries around the world the image and recognizability of an international trademark. Cappellini anyway labels its products according to the materials, sometimes engraving its logo in metal or wood, sometimes applying labels in plastic or fabric.
Several of the more "technical" Cappellini products come with usage and assembling instructions which also certify the quality of components, finishings and authenticity. Some of the most famous products, including those which have made the history of design of last 30 years, as well as all the famous "limited edition", have a specific numbered certificate of authenticity that provides Customer with a short, interesting history of the product and of its designer.
Cap Design Spa sede legale - 20821 Meda (MB - Italy) Via Busnelli, 5 capitale sociale €. 4.000.000,00 i.v. C.C.I.A.A. di Milano R.E.A. MB-1867421 partita iva IT4311900965 direzione e coordinamento Poltrona Frau Spa