Mid-Century Italian Design Side Chair by Giuseppe Gaetano Descalzi for Chiavari, Italy, 1950s



Mid-Century Italian brass Chiavari spindle back side / dining chair with padded seat upholstered in rose velvet fabric. This polished brass chair is designed by Giuseppe Gaetano Descalzi for Chiavari, named after the Italian city where these type of chairs are originated. The small town, located between Genoa and Cinque Terre, began producing these chairs at the beginning of the 19th century. The factory still exists and is well-known worldwide. The chair is in absolute superb condition.



  • Designer: Giuseppe Descalzi
  • Type: Chiavari Dining Chair
  • Manufacturer: Chiavari
  • Year: 1950-1959
  • Country: Italy
  • Materials: Brass, Rose Velvet
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Height: 93 cm
  • Width: 39 cm
  • Depth: 41 cm
  • Quantity: 1
  • Ref.: CH144