GRANDEMARE stands out for it large single seat, a block that rests on a platform in wood and metal, covered in cowhide, taking on unique body and a definite, precise profile. GRANDEMARE is a family of sofas for infinite combinations. Ample, generous, like a great sea, they enter the living area in a wide range of different configurations.
The low back welcomes a series of small and large cushions in soft down, with optional contrasting grosgrain finish to add dynamism to the monolithic presence of the deep seat. Grandemare also comes in a bed version that replicates the proportions and aesthetic concept of the sofa.
Has a metallic base that is coated with epoxy powder. The seat has a wooden frame covered with hide leather in the following colors: russian red (5008), white (5007), olive (5006), black (5005), dark brown (5004), dark brown extra (5013), grey (5003), sand (5001), and tobacco (5015). It is also available in black suede (6005), dark brown suede (6004), olive suede (6003), and sand suede (6001). The arms and backrest are made of polyurethane and dacron, down-filled by inserting metal. The seat cushion is made of polyurethane and down-filled. The throw pillows are down-filled on request with upcharge. The upholstery contains either removable fabric or leather covers. The cushion and frame piping are of different colours of grosgrain available (see sample cart).
Design By Antonio Citterio
For the past 40 years, Antonio Citterio has been supervising the entire Flexform collection.Antonio Citterio was born in Meda in 1950, and started his design office in 1972. He got a degree in architecture at the Milan Polytechnic in 1975.Between 1987 and 1996, he worked with Terry Dwan and together they designed buildings in Europe and Japan.In 1999, he founded “Antonio Citterio and Partners” with Patricia Viel. The firm operates internationally, developing complex long-term projects on all scales and in synergy with a qualified network of consultants. In 1987 and in 1994, Antonio Citterio received the Compasso d’Oro-ADI award. Since 2006 he has been teaching architectural design at the Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio, Switzerland. In 2008, he was honored by the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce of London, which gave him the title of “Royal Designer for Industry.”In September 2009, the architectural firm changed its name to “Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners.”