Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art, Design & Luxury

Sat, Apr 23, 2022 12:00PM EDT
Lot 481

Fulvio Bianconi Torso Sculpture / Vessel, Murano

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Fulvio Bianconi; Venini
Marking(s); notes: signed with circular acid stamp "Venini Murano Italy", label
Country of origin; materials: Italy; glass
Dimensions (H, W, D): 10.5"h, 3.75"w, 2.25"d
Additional Information: Vessel is model number 4205. Provenance: Estate of a noteworthy Italian glass collector out of Florida and New York. Selected works from this collection, acquired over the span of forty-plus years, comprise lots 449-482 in this auction. References: Venini Glass Catalogue 1921-2007, Franco Deboni, plate 188 | Venini Glass, Its History, Artists and Techniques, Franco Deboni, The Red Catalogue, unpaginated.

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very good, slight cloudiness to interior, no chips or cracks

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