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Vivarini 1970s Italian One-of-a-Kind Pair of Black and Smoked Murano Glass Lamps

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1970s Italian one-of-a-kind pair of Murano glass table lamps by Vivarini with an Art Deco flair, exceptional blown body decorated with a relief diamond cut pattern in an elegant smoked tint, enclosing a black glass sphere on a central brass pole, raised on a high quality black glass circle supported by a square smoked textured glass base to enhance the geometric design. Fitted with black and white string shades. Dimensions without shades: 25" height x 12" diameter (base 8.5" x 8.5") List price without shades: $5250 the pair Vivarini glassworks was established in 1967. The aim of the Company was to give complete freedom to Master glassmakers to express their own art through glass. From the very beginning, the philosophy adopted by the company was to have direct contact with private clientele (among their clients are Paul Newman, John Travolta, Jack Nicholson) with raised standards of production quality. The Company takes great pride in preserving the thousand-year old standards of Murano Art glass. Internationally renowned painters and sculptors such as Yoko Ono, Ben Vautier, Fernandez Arman, Ugo Nespolo have forged their works in Vivarini furnaces. In 2003, the American artist Fred Wilson set up the American pavilion at the Venice Biennale, with his works produced in glass by Vivarini, highly acclaimed by the press.

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  • Dimensions

    H 36 in. x W 20 in. x D 20 in.

    H 91.44 cm x W 50.8 cm x D 50.8 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    745PP
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    LU911210020543

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