Settee Search Bench or Settee, Sofa in Leather, Steel & Granite Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, Italy, 1980s WS bench, seating system or sofa in cordovan leather covered, black enameled steel mesh frame, on a heavy granite base. Tecno metal tags. Provenance Rago Modern Auctions 4/22/06 Lot 156._____________H: 27 in. x W: 85 in. x D: 29 in. -- Seat Height: 16 in. Rare Early LC5 Leather Sofa Le Corbusier, Jeanneret, Perriand, Cassina, Italy, circa 1974 Flat bar construction, designed 1935 The Canapé model was built for Le Corbusier's home in Rue Nungesser et Coli, Paris, the chrome-plated steel frame holds together a group of cushions as in the "Fauteuil grand confort" This edition is nickel-plated steel and black leather cushions. By a linking system at either end it is possible to add more individual pieces to build a divan of indefinite length. Present day Cassina version features a curved steel base. This rare early version features a flat steel base. Scratches and scuffs to leather. Signed.___________H: 28 in. x W: 102 in. x D: 30 in. -- Seat Height: 16.5 in.