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Robert Venturi (b. 1925) Notebook Pattern Dinnerware Service

Auction:
2912M
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2912M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 23, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Robert Venturi (b. 1925) Notebook Pattern Dinnerware Service
Glaze porcelain
Japan, designed 1984
Mottled black and white pattern derived from the cover of a school composition book, six dinner plates, dia. 12, four dessert plates, dia. 9; eight cups, ht. 3 3/4 in., all with printed marks Swid Powell, C in circle, and facsimile signature Robert Venturi, Notebook.

Note: This iconic pattern is in the permanent collections of many museums including Brooklyn and the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Estimate $500-700

No visible damage or repairs.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Robert Venturi, Plate, Porcelain, Tableware, Venturi, Japan

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