1 of 11 images

Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bottle Vase, Glazed Stoneware, circa 1970s

About

Marcello Fantoni ceramic bottle vase is glazed stoneware made circa 1970s. This piece was acquired directly from the artist by the seller, who was a personal friend of Marcello Fantoni. Glazed signature to underside: [Fantoni]. Artist's Bio: Born in Florence, Marcello Fantoni registered at the Institute of Art at Porta Romana in 1927 to attend the course The Art of Ceramics. He graduated in 1934 as a 'maestro' of art, and began working as a ceramist. In 1936 he established the Fantoni Ceramic studio. Its production of serial and unique pieces had remarkable success at the Florentine Arts and Crafts Exhibit in 1937. Between 1950 and 1970, the success of his work continued to increase, his unique pieces of sculpture and vascular Formations, characterized by a design in step with the contemporary artistic currents, like archaic stylization inspired by Etruscan models, rendered modern because of their modern handling of materials, glazes and colors. His works can be seen at the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York, the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Fine Art of Boston, the Currier Gallery, the Syracuse Museum. In Britain they are in the Victoria and Albert Museum of London, the City Art Gallery of Manchester, at Royal Scottish Museum of Edinburg. In Japan they are present at the Museum of Modern Art of Tokyo and Kyoto. In Italy they are represented at the International Museum of Ceramics in Faenza, the National Bargello Museum and at the Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe of the Uffizi. In his long and versatile career, Fantoni has completed works for churches, public and private buildings, schools, cinemas, theaters and ships cementing himself in both figurative and abstract ceramics and various metals. In 1970 he founded the International School of Ceramic Arts at his laboratory in via Bolognese in Florence where he continued to work and teach until his death in 2011.

Details

  • Dimensions

    H 12 in. x W 4.5 in. x D 3.5 in.

    H 30.48 cm x W 11.43 cm x D 8.89 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    Highland Park Item #MF003
  • Item location

    1stdibs Gallery at 200 LEX

    200 Lexington Avenue

    New York, NY 10016

  • Reference number
    f86331605124684813fs

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2009
Typical response time: <1 hr
Located in New York, NY
Associations:
20th Century Specialists
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Vase, Glazed Stoneware...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Vases
Ceramic
Marcello Fantoni ceramic vase is glazed stoneware made circa 1970s. This piece was acquired directly from the artist by the seller, who was a personal friend of Marcello Fantoni. Gla...
Marcello Fantoni Cylindrical Ceramic Bottle Vas...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Bottles
Ceramic
Marcello Fantoni cylindrical ceramic bottle vase is glazed stoneware made circa 1960s. This piece was acquired directly from the artist by the seller, who was a personal friend of Ma...
Marcello Fantoni Small Ceramic Vases, circa 196...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Vases
Ceramic
Marcello Fantoni small ceramic vases are being offered as a collection, but can purchased separately. Shown from left to right are Studio Vase - (1960s) (3.25&quot;DIA base&quot; x 6...
Ruskin Pottery Ceramic Vase, Glazed Stoneware, ...
Ruskin Pottery
British Vases
Ceramic
Ruskin Pottery ceramic vase is made of hand thrown drip glazed stoneware. Impressed signature and date to underside: [Ruskin England 1927]. About the studio: &quot;The Ruskin Pot...
You May Also Like
Bottle Ceramic Lamp by Marcello Fantoni, Italy,...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Bottles
Ceramic, Pottery, Terracotta
Typical ceramic terracotta pottery bottle lamp with an uncommon decor by Marcello Fantoni. Famous ceramist like gambone.
Marcello Fantoni Beautiful Blue Ceramic Vase, c...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Vases
Ceramic
Rare and nice blue vase in excellent condition, signed.
Marcello Fantoni Monumental Ceramic Vase
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Ceramics
Ceramic
Monumental Ceramic vase By Marcello Fantoni signed and numbered for Raymor ,tall and fluted at creme top with black glaze dripping down over a blue and turquoise hue's

Ceramic Vase by Marcello Fantoni

$1,200
Ceramic Vase by Marcello Fantoni
Marcello Fantoni, Raymor
Italian Vases
Great gourd form vase with textural finish and beautiful dripping glaze. Signed on underside.
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Vase, Italy, circa 1950
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Ceramics
Smooth glazed ceramic vase by Italian artist Marcello Fantoni. The vase shows stylized brown figures of two men and two women on a clear background covered with brown orange color th...

Marcello Fantoni Matched Pair of Ceramic Vases

$1,800 / item
Marcello Fantoni Matched Pair of Ceramic Vases
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Ceramics
Clay
Two matched tall vases in earth shades by Marcello Fantoni, Italy, circa 1960, (1915-2011 ) Signed with date.
Italian Mid-Century Modern Stoneware Vase by Ma...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Ceramics
Stoneware
Italian Mid-Century vase by Marcello Fantoni in glazed stoneware in a modern neoclassical amphora form. Signed en verso.
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Vase "Etruscan", Italy...
Marcello Fantoni
Italian Vases
Ceramic
Marcello Fantoni Etruscan vase Enameled ceramic Italy, circa 1950 This piece is representative of a period where Fantoni wanted to create the aspect of antique etruscan ceramics.

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries