Identity card and Identifying marks
Each piece of furniture in the “Cassina I Maestri” Collection is indelibly marked with:
- the signature of the Author, whose copyright belongs to his heirs, the use of which has been granted exclusively to Cassina;
- the “Cassina I Maestri” logotype, which incorporates the Author’s emblem;
- the production number which tallys the item with the “Identity Card” and shows that a fi nal quality check has been carried out, allowing the Heirs’ control as far as compliance with copyright is concerned.
Beyond the distinctive mark of authenticity of the Cassina brand (which comprises of the production sequence number, the signature of the author and the Cassina I Maestri logo), which exists on all models, the Cassina signature is now also visible on the metal structure of the LC2, LC3 and LC4 seats. A mark which shows that the company is the only company to have the exclusive world production rights for these pieces of furniture. In agreement with the Fondation Le Corbusier, and the heirs of the co-authors who chose Cassina in 1964 as their sole spokesperson due to their attention and respect for the original project, matched with a consolidated production capacity and respect for the copyright.Each piece of furniture in the Cassina I Maestri collection comes with its individual guarantee bearing the same number as is indelibly marked on the furniture itself.
This document contains information covering the features of the product: the material used, the constructive criteria adopted, the way in which it is made, the year of the original design and the year of production, biographical details of the Master, a bibliography, and a list of Museum and Galleries where the piece has been on show.