Lidded Bottle with Cup by Tomaso Buzzi for Venini Italy c. 1932
Lattimo glass, clear & white with gold painted foot to both pieces. Designed by Buzzi in 1932 and presented at the 18th Venice Biennale also in 1932. Published: Tomaso Buzzi at Venini. Pg 101, 107. Bottle h. 10" diam. 4.75" Cup h. 3.75" diam. 3.25"
Early Pair of Sconces by Tomaso Buzzi for Venini Italy c. 1930
Single arm sconces with interior painted metal supports, and brass mounts. Each arm wrapped with ribbed glass covering. Single Edison socket encased in a quilted, amethyst colored glass cup inside of a clear glass hurricane shade. An elegant sconce, each with makers mark stamped into the metal. A total of 8 sconces available. Literature: Similar models are shown in both Tomaso Buzzi at Venini. Pgs. 412, 413, 415, and Venini: Catalogue Raisonné 1921-1986. Pgs. 257, 259, 264. h. 13" w. 8" d. 10"
Recently rewired & sockets replaced. Newly made backplates.