Rocking chair model 572 att. Gio Ponti

Rare rocking chair model 572 produced by Cassina ca. 1955. Conceived in Walnut, fabric upholstering and rubber. According to Salvatore Licitra at the Gio Ponti Archives, Milan, this chair is likely to have been designed by Gio Ponti. Beautiful organic design with wonderful details. Literature: Pier Carlo Santini, The years of Italian design, A portrait of Cesare Cassina, Milan 1981, p. 109, another example illustrated in black and white Irene de Guttry and Maria Paola Maino, Il Mobile Italiano Degli Anni’ 40 e ’50, Rome 1992, p. 133, another example illustrated in black and white
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