Irony and functional attention are the prerequisites on which the participation of the “jugglers” Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni is based in the exhibition Colors and shapes in today’s home, in Villa Olmo, Como, in 1957, one of the founding experiences for culture of Italian design: the Sella stool was presented here, immeditaly iconic.


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Estimated delivery between: 27/03/2024 - 29/03/2024


Born as a “phone stool”, and for unusual postures and occasional sessions, beyond the declared allusion to the cycling world (the color refers to that of the Giro d’Italia winner’s jersey), the object takes up the milker’s seat , the one that is “worn” by tying it at the waist, consisting of a very simple top and with a single support on the ground, the one that concludes the triad necessary for correct stability, adding to the two legs of the person who leans on it. A real bicycle saddle mounted on a steel tube supported by a heavy base with a hemispherical cap, capable of a “dynamic balance”.

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Black, Pink



33 x 71 cm


Pink painted steel rod, Cast iron base, Black racing bicycle saddle



The company that brings irony to the domestic universe, which suggests different ways to feel better in the world of the home, which was the first to include in its catalog the works of the great masters of Italian design and beyond (Castiglioni, Mari, Munari , Sottsass, Colombo, Max Bill, Philippe Nigro and many others), giving rise to an unparalleled "collection" of masterpieces, awarded and exhibited in the most important design museums. Zanotta is also the quality of the materials used, always of the highest quality; of the technologies used and the processes carried out with artisanal care, in order to further enhance the peculiar characteristics of the designs, woods, metals, leathers and fabrics used.

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