ORIGIN: Florence, Italy
AGE: New Reproduction
DIMENSIONS: 12” l x 14” w x 33 ½” h; Seat 17 ½” h
MATERIALS: Painted wood
This unusual chair is called a "sgabello," or hall chair. This highly decorated sgabello takes inspiration from the Renaissance. Completely handmade by a family-run workshop in Florence using old wood and several painting techniques. The seat is a faux black marble and the entire chair has a crackle finish to enhance the antique look.