Ref : UE11_61

Sculpture of a bird in blown glass with murrine arrangement by Alessandro Pianon – On coppier legs – Vetreria Vistosi – Murano Italy

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Artist: Alessandro Pianon Manufacturer: Vetreria Vistosi Murano
Period: Designed in 1962 You should know: Very good original condition, traces of interior limestone from production | Numerous reference available | Vistosi original paper label
Dimensions (cm): 
H. : 14 in. (30,5 cm)| W. : 2.75 in. (7 cm)| D. : 5.5 in. (14 cm)
Weights : 556g 
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Very nice exemplar, perfectly executed

 

About this sculpture of a bird by Alessandro Pianon

Glass bird resting on its hammered copper legs, designed by Alessandro Pianon for Vistosi in Murano, in 1962.
Its green glass body is decorated with red and blue murrines. its eyes are made of hot-applied murrines.
The object is listed in the archives of Vistosi under the reference number S189.

This bird is one of a series of 5 different "species". Each bird is composed of a typical shape with 60s color with murrine and applied filigree decorations.