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Fulvio Bianconi (1915-1996) for Venini
Forato vase, model 4520

Sale No: 1003, Lot No: 138

Fulvio Bianconi (1915-1996) for Venini
Forato vase, model 4520
Murano, Italy, circa 1952
purple, blue and clear sommerso glass
three-line acid stamp to base
also known as the Henry Moore vase
5 7/8″w x 2 3/4″d x 16 1/2″h

Literature:
For similar illustrated examples, see:
Deboni, Franco, Venini Glass: Catalogue 1921-2007, Umberto Allemandi, 2007, figs. 211-213

Heiremans, Marc, 20th Century Murano Glass: From Craft to Design, 1910-1970, Arnoldsche, 1996, fig. 129

Losch, Ursula, et al., Design of Form — Design of Color: Finnish and Italian Art Glass from the Losch Collection, Museum Kunst Palast, 2002, fig. 100

Sold for: $2,100