About Gio Ponti
Giovanni “Gio” Ponti, born in Milan, November 18, 1891, is one of the Italian masters of architecture. He was also a designer and essayist and one of the most important of the twentieth century.
Other than the great architectural works which carry his unmistakable signature, he created a vast amount of work in the furniture sector. Gio Ponti was an Italian promoter of industrial design and introduced the idea of interior furnishing ranges produced as being a "sophisticated," economic, "democratic" and modern.
About Poltrona Frau
Poltrona Frau are a fiercely creative Italian furniture brand in constant pursuit of design perfection. Each collection begins with a meticulous selection of the finest materials to ensure lifelong quality and comfort. Poltrona Frau boldly reinvent classical designs for the modern era and their exciting collection of designer sofas, chairs, tables and complements promise revitalize any modern living setting. With over 100 years of artisanal and industrial experience, Poltrona Frau furniture embodies a rich design history while setting gorgeous trends for the future.