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Édouard Sofa

c. 2016

by Antonio Citterio
for B&B Italia

Édouard Sofa

by Antonio Citterio
for  B&B Italia

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The Édouard Sofa from B&B Italia, designed by Antonio Citte­rio, is a stylish and func­tional uphol­stered furni­ture system designed to provide comfort­able seating while enhanc­ing the aesthetic appeal of any space. It offers seating elements that config­ure to create a relax­ing envi­ron­ment that suits the avail­able space and indi­vid­ual pref­er­ences. The system includes two vari­a­tions that differ in the height of the back struc­ture, with the linear sofas measur­ing 36″ and the sectional elements measur­ing 33.5″.


Antonio Citterio


Inspired by icons such as Eileen Gray, Charles and Ray Eames, and George Nelson, Italian designer Antonio Citterio has built an extremely successful career in the furniture industry. He’s known for his emphasis on craftsmanship and materiality, a combination that’s defined a longtime partnership with B&B Italia. Citterio has been responsible for designing all new collections by Maxalto since 1993. He ensures that each product, like his Dives sofa or Alcova canopy bed, clearly delineates its function and is comfortable and liveable as much as grand and luxurious.

Born in 1950 in the north Italian city of Meda, Antonio Citterio opened his first office at the age of 22. The architect and designer supposedly had decided on his career path by age 13.

Citterio went on to collaborate with Terry Dwan on architecture projects through the late 1990’s before forming a practice with Patricia Viel that’s today called Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel. Their significant work includes the Technogym headquarters, Bulgari Hotels around the world, Qatar Airways lounges, the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Milan, and the B&B Italia Center for Research in Novedrate, Italy.

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