Lot No. 177 +


A “Pittoresco” vase, designed by Dino Martens *


A “Pittoresco” vase, designed by Dino Martens * - Design

for Aureliano Toso, Murano, c. 1955, “macchinato” glass, blown glass covered with ground glass and internally decorated with white glass threads (“pasta vitrea”), height 21.5 cm. (DRAX)

A rare example and probably a unique item. Dino Martens was first of all a painter and conceived artistic designs for glass objects realised by various Murano glass manufacturers for financial reasons.

Lit.: cf. M. Heiremans, Dino Martens, Muranese Glass Designer. Liste del opere 1922–1963, Stuttgart 1999, pp. 105 ff.

Provenance: private collection, Munich, Germany

Specialist: Dr. Gerti Draxler Dr. Gerti Draxler
+43-1-515 60-226

gerti.draxler@dorotheum.at

20.05.2015 - 18:00

Realized price: **
EUR 1,740.-
Estimate:
EUR 1,200.- to EUR 1,800.-

A “Pittoresco” vase, designed by Dino Martens *


for Aureliano Toso, Murano, c. 1955, “macchinato” glass, blown glass covered with ground glass and internally decorated with white glass threads (“pasta vitrea”), height 21.5 cm. (DRAX)

A rare example and probably a unique item. Dino Martens was first of all a painter and conceived artistic designs for glass objects realised by various Murano glass manufacturers for financial reasons.

Lit.: cf. M. Heiremans, Dino Martens, Muranese Glass Designer. Liste del opere 1922–1963, Stuttgart 1999, pp. 105 ff.

Provenance: private collection, Munich, Germany

Specialist: Dr. Gerti Draxler Dr. Gerti Draxler
+43-1-515 60-226

gerti.draxler@dorotheum.at


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Auction: Design
Date: 20.05.2015 - 18:00
Location: Vienna | Palais Dorotheum
Exhibition: 13.05. - 20.05.2015


** Purchase price incl. charges and taxes

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