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Pauly & Co. Zanfirico

Auction:
2626B
Lot:
412
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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2626B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 15, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Pauly & Co. Zanfirico Vase, an Egg Sculpture, and a Horse Sculpture

Art glass
Italy, mid-fourth quarter 20th century
The bottle-form vase with flared neck in colorless glass with repeating bands of white, and purple and yellow filigrana alternating with purple and white twisting canes, bearing Pauly & C. paper label on base, number 95104, rough pontil, ht. 8 3/4; the egg sculpture comprised of white and colorless mezza filigrana glass, polished pontil, engraved signature venini italia on base, ht. 12; the horse sculpture of colorless glass with smoked glass with aventurine mane, tail, and hooves, mane chip, ht. 11 1/2, lg. 15 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

Pauly & Co., Italy, Murano, Geography of Italy, Glass art, Glassblowing

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