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Venini Tessuto Bottle

Auction:
2626B
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$6,600$5,500

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2626B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 15, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Venini Tessuto Bottle
Art glass
Design, Studio P. Venini, 1951, after Carlo Scarpa, 1940 (decoration), Tobia Scarpa, 1959-60 (shape)
Thread-grained soffiati glass with fused teal-purple and teal-white vertical rods, signed with three-line acid stamp to underside, VENINI MURANO ITALIA, ht. 7 1/2 in.

Literature: See Ricke, Helmut and Eva Schmitt, Italian Glass, Murano/Milan 1930-1970, The Collection of the Steinberg Foundation. (Prestel, New York, 1997), p. 74, fig. 40.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Carlo Scarpa, Studio P. Venini, Eva Schmitt, Helmut Schmitt, Steinberg Foundation, Milan, Geography of Italy, Glass art, Italy, Murano, Venetian glass

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