Pair of Murano Glass Patchwork Ceiling / Sconces
Item Number: 9340
Location: Greenwich Village
Height: 12 in.
Width: 12 in.
Depth: 6 in.
Height: 30.5 cm.
Width: 30.5 cm.
Depth: 15.2 cm.
Each composed of panels of individually textured colorless and pale yellow glass.
Examples of Patchwork sconces are illustrated by Franco Deboni, Venini Glass - Catalogue 1921-2007 and Venini Glass - Its History, Artists and Techniques, Turin, 2007, pp. 250, 254, pl. 293.
Established in 1925, Venini has throughout its history been one of the premier glass works of Murano. The company collaborated with some of the most significant designers of the twentieth century including Gio Ponti, Carlo Scarpa, Napoleone Martinuzzi, Fulvio Bianconi, and Ettore Sottsas to produce the highest quality and most innovative designs in modern glass.