This delightful sculpture in the form of an eggplant or other vegetable was designed for Orrefors by Anne Nilsson (1953- ) in 1989, and is believed to be a one-of-a-kind. Its condition is very good. There are only a few nicks and a shallow scratch roughly three inches long. Weighs 9.9 lbs (4.5 kg). Anne Nilsson studied art at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania and glass and ceramics at the National College of Arts and Crafts in Stockholm where Bertil Vallien was a teacher...
This glass bowl with engraved Battuto stand in deep violet was designed by Laura de Santillana (1955- ) for Venini and produced in 1986. Condition is excellent. There are no deep scratches and no visible cracks. Signed and dated with original clear Venini label. Stand and bowl weigh 10 and almost 4 lbs. respectively. SIZE Overall Dimensions 6" H X 16.5" Dia 15.2cm H X 41.9cm Dia
This occhi vase in opaque black glass with white eyes is unsigned, and is believed to be from Murano and possibly by Tobia Scarpa. Scarpa is particularly known for his partially transparent occhi vases designed for Venini. Weighs 3.6 lbs. It has a partially polished pontil and base. Additional images forwarded upon request.
This opaque white glass mask and original stand by Venini dates from the 1980s and is in excellent condition. There are no visible cracks, chips or scratches, and it has its original pressure sensitive label. It is also engraved " Venini " with two digits to indicate the year. (This portion of the glass proved very difficult to photograph, and we have not yet deciphered the date.) This is one of two Venini masks that we have available...
This blue glass platter was designed by Tapio Wirkkala (1915- 1985) for Venini and produced in 1988. It measures 16" across and 1.75" tall (40.6 cm and 4.4 cm), and weighs 2.1 lbs. It carries its original Venini label on front, and engraved marks "Venini" and "TW" on verso along with the year of manufacture. Dimensions: 1.75" H X 16" Diameter (4.4cm H X 40.6cm Diameter).
This Coccio glass vase was designed by Alessandro Diaz de Santillana (1959- ) for Venini in 1984. It is in excellent condition, with no visible cracks, losses or deep scratches. The Coccio design was created when the artist was working in residence at Venini. His creations for Venini were featured in an exhibition in New York at the Heller Gallery entitled "Venini: The Spirit of the Moment". Dimensions: 7" H X 7" Dia (17.8cm H X 17.8cm Dia).
This Graal vase with checkerboard motif was designed by Anne Nilsson for Orrefors in 1984. It measures 6.25" across and 4" high and weighs 1 lbs. 4 oz. Condition is excellent, with no chips or cracks and no deep scratches.