Vintage Cartoccio Vase by Pietro Chiesa
Large Vintage Cartoccio Vase by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte
Known as the Cartoccio Vase, this vase is shaped by pressing circular flat glass to a wooden mold. The vase appears as the first two entries in the Corning Glass Museum exhibition catalog “Italian Glass, 1930-1970: Masterpieces of Design from Murano and Milan” Helmut Ricke This 1950’s example is executed in pressed diamond patterned glass. Acid etched signature, “Fontana Italy”.
Excellent Vintage Condition
11″ H, 13″ W, 10.5″ D
Reference number FA-PC-01
This item has been sold.