This lamp is part of a serie of different color combination designed by Fulvio Bianconi at the end of the nineties to celebrate the Baloni del redentor festivities in Venice. The range comprised candle holders and lamp.
Strong colors of Orange-red, blue, yellow and green submerged on a white blown glass base. It has been produced in 1997.
Designer: Fulvio Bianconi
H 10.04 in. x Dm 6.3 in.
H 25.5 cm x Dm 16 cm
6.3 in. (16 cm)
Signed with diamond point and labelled accordingly.
“Heaven help you if you start up with glass, if you do, it will never go out of you”
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…