Maralunga Classico: The materialization of the very idea of comfort. Compasso d’oro in 1979, counts numerous imitations. Steel structure; support bases in black plastic material. Padding in CFC-free polyurethane foam and polyester wadding. Cushions seat in polyurethane foam and polyester wadding. Backrest with folding headrest, usable in a low or high position, with instant convertibility. In sofas, the headrest is independent for each seat. Upholstery in fabric or leather.
It is said that Cesare Cassina threw a punch at a prototype presented by Vico Magistretti that did not fully respond to his request for extreme comfort. The unsuccessful breaking of the backrest enlightened the Milanese architect about the intuitive criterion suitable for renewing the traditional type of upholstery.