P20 Table by Vittorio Introini - Castorina
P20 Table by Vittorio Introini – Castorina

Vitorio Introini (b.1935) is an Italian architect. town planner, industrial designer and teacher.

Education

He studied architecture at the Politecnico di Milano, to 1961.

Biography

From 1963 he worked as a consultant designer at Saporiti and later for its affliate Proposals; designed Saporiti furnishings including a 1969 library system and its New York showroom in 1975. He also taught at his alma mater the Politecnico di Milano.

Sources

Byars, M., & Riley, T. (2004). The design encyclopedia. Laurence King Publishing. https://amzn.to/3ElmSlL

Design, U. B. C. W. (n.d.). P20 table by Vittorio Introini. Castorina & Co. Retrieved June 22, 2022, from https://www.castorina.com.au/product/tables/display/609-p20-table-by-vittorio-introini

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