This striking stool, made of briccola wood, typical of the Venetian lagoon, evokes the now disappearing role of the "gansèr", a retired gondolier who helps gondola passengers embark and disembark with the help of a hooked cane. This piece retains the marks of the wood's erosion and the slight inclination of its top is an invitation to sit or a help to get up, like the gentle gestures of the gansèr.


• Material: Briccola wood
• Dimensions (in): 13.78 x 13.78 x 19.69
• Dimensions (cm): 35 x 35 x 50
• Handmade In Italy


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Franco Mario for Icons

Veneto, Italy
Cabinet Maker

At Franco Mario the preservation of the tradition of woodworking and the values of Italian hand craftsmanship are most important. Love and care for the product are in the DNA of the Italian land and the DNA of the comp…

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