Cassina dodo, black leather recliner armchair lounge Italy, the 2000s Designed by Toshiyuki Kita for Cassina. Early 2000s production. This modern chair is upholstered in soft, black leather. It swivels on a fixed base, becoming a chaise with different tilting positions. The back and footrest are movable. Parts can be adjusted using a small lever operating a gas spring, and one side handles made in Italy.