Ettore Sottsass Venini & C., Murano
Ettore Sottsass. 'Marito e Moglie' vase, test piece. H. 38.5 cm; 17.5 x 17.5 cm. Designed in 1997. Made by Venini & C., 2003. Black marble base, called 'portoro', cased glass, clear, amber-yellow and red resp. bronze, rim and base of opaque-white 'lattimo' gather. Signed: E. Sottsass venini, 2003. p. d. A. (engraved).
Provenance: Venini S. p. A., Murano/Venice.
The piece in this colour combination is unique.
Hammer Price: 6,000 €
06. December 2011 at 6:39 AM
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