A fine bottle vase
A beautiful and large bottle with stopper designed by Fulvio Bianconi for Venini Murano in Italy.
The color of the body is a strong green with 3 vertical applied glass bands, two red ones and one blue.
The stopper has a same blue "ball" on clear glass bottom.
Designer: Fulvio Bianconi
Height: 15 inch - 38 cm
Diameter: 3,35 inch - 8,5 cm
The object is signed with diamond point "Venini 98".
Produced in 1998
“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…