reference 1401_5

Rare « a fasce verticali »

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A rare vase in vibrant color combination of green and opaque orange glass

Designer : Fulvio Bianconi
Manufacturer : Venini
Height : 9 1/2inch - 24cms
Know as model number in Venini Catalogo 4392
Designed and manufactured circa 1951 Acid signed « Venini Murano Italia »
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Excellent vintage condition
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View with "a fasce verticali" bottle also available

Fulvio Bianconi
"A fasce verticali" vase
REF 1401_5
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Fulvio Bianconi

“Heaven help you if you start up with glass, if you do, it will never go out of you”

Fulvio Bianconi

Graphic artist, illustrator and later designer Fulvio Bianconi was born In Padue in 1915.
Fulvio has a strong predisposition for drawing and attended courses at the Academy of fine Arts in Venice. He lived from childhood in Venice itself.

In the middle of the thirties, he moved to Milan to work as a graphic designer and illustrator.

Bianconi had first contacts with Venini in 1946 when he was in charge to find a manufacture to produce Perfume bottles. He met then Poalo Venini and they built a very strong relationship.

It was the beginning of the fifties and the firms had to choice between starting new designs or continue to produce classic shapes.
Paolo and Fulvio decided to concentrate themselves on new designs…

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