|poltrona frau is a leading furniture maker, and a spokesman throughout the world for the values associated with the design and production of italian-made goods. founded in 1912, poltrona frau has been refining its sophisticated expertise in hand-crafted workmanship through 100 years of history. this heritage of knowledge and skill is captured within each piece of poltrona frau furniture. the intimate and timeless elegance, the personality of each individual piece, are the fruit of the craftsman’s skill and a design that enhances hand-crafted workmanship even in the most modern forms. poltrona frau has always been combined with research into materials, in order to obtain the best from leather and from the exclusive pelle frau® leather, modernising them while keeping their original, natural softness, warmth and tactile qualities. the same care and passion is also devoted to the most innovative and technologically materials.