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"
Large-Scale Pair of Poliedri Sconces by Paolo Venini for Venini Italy c. 1958
Beautiful and large fixtures with textured blown glass. Abstract diamond forms with faceted sides hanging from multi-armed interior frame, with 9 standard size Edison sockets per sconce. The Poliedri series was designed by Paolo Venini and originally introduced in 1957. h. 37.5" w. 24" d. 14"
Very good original condition. All sockets and wires have recently been replaced. Some small cracks and chips to a few glass pieces. Nothing that detracts from the overall look.
Rare Globe Pendant by Carlo Scarpa for Venini Italy c. 1935
Beautiful filigrana glass globe with a pale pink hue. Oxidized brass mounts and cone, & one standard sized socket. The chain was added later and can be removed to decrease the overall drop. h. 42" diam. 9"
Excellent original condition. Wiring and socket have been recently replaced.
Large square-shaped sconces of heavily textured glass, with center relief circle and amber stripe running across each sconce. White painted metal structure with one standard sized Edison socket. New socket and wiring. One structure impressed with manufacturer’s signature. h. 17” w. 16” d. 6”
Rare "Poliedri" Hanging Fixture by Venini Italy 1958
Designed By Paolo Venini and originally Introduced in 1957. Beautiful and large fixture with textured blown glass. Abstract diamond forms with faceted sides hanging from multi-armed Interior frame, with 14 candelabra sockets. Very elegant. *2nd matching fixture available. h. 36" diam. 32"
Good condition. Recently rewired, there are minor chips and scratches to some glass pieces, consistent with the age of the piece.