Iconic Space Age Vistosi Murano Orange Pulcino Glass Bird by Alessandro Pianon For Sale
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Iconic Space Age Vistosi Murano Orange Pulcino Glass Bird by Alessandro Pianon

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This iconic bird has been designed by Alessandro Pianon for Vetreria Vistosi in Murano in 1962. The sculpture is made from blown textured glass sculpture, with applied murrine glass eyes supported on copper legs. We collect these birds for a very long period, This one is in very good condition, please note that there can there is two charcoal inclusions on the body of the bird, it's natural from process because Murano glass factories had Wood ovens at that time. These spots can be considered as proof of authenticity and proof of the fact this bird is old. You can see them on the numerous detailed pictures. Similar examples are exhibited: The Museum of fine arts - Houston, TX Eretz Israel Museum - Tel Aviv, ISR Corning Museum of Glass - Corning, NY. Cleveland Museum of Art - Cleveland, OH.

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  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Very good condition Glass extremely well textured Signed With vintage Murano paper label
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 8.67 in. x W 5.12 in. x D 5.12 in.H 22 cm x W 13 cm x D 13 cm
  • Seller Location
    Brussels, BE
  • Seller Reference Number
    UB09_67
  • Reference Number
    LU2994315329222
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