Handblown Murano Glass Hourglass by Paolo Venini

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A large, rare Italian Mid-Century handblown hourglass designed by Paolo Venini, circa 1955 with three handblown glass zanfirico twists securing the hour glass to the metal frame. This wonderful Murano/Venetian glass object represents the elegant, sober and timeless quality of Venini.
Published: Venini Catalogue Raisonne 1921 – 1986, p. 111 and 206.
   

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1955
  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Condition
    Good. Small crack to 1 twist that has been repaired..
    Dimensions
    19.25 in. H
    49 cm H
  • Diameter
    6
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    20040630793528
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Located in New York, NY

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  • 20th Century Specialists

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