Large, Vintage Italian Art Glass Bowl Description and Item Information Up for sale is this stunning, large, vintage A. Please excuse the glare in the photos.
This big piece measures approximately 13 5/8 inches long, 10 inches wide, and 4 1/4 inches tall. Unpacked, it weighs 9 pounds 3.0 ounces. This bowl has a red exterior casing that sets off the tutti fruiti patterned interior nicely. The inside layer of glass contains colorful scattered canes, latticino ribbons, and filigrana.There also are coarse silver foil and glittery copper aventurine inclusions. The piece has an unusual shape, with curled rims.
The flat base is ground and polished. Of the many pieces of A. Tutti frutti glass I've had over the years, this is the largest example I've ever had.
This piece would be a fine addition to a collection of vintage Venetian art glass, or it would look lovely in a Hollywood regency decor. Identification This vintage art glass bowl is unmarked, but it is by Arte Vetraria Muranese A. This tutti fruitti technique is well documented as A. Including in Pina's Italian Glass Century 20 reference, where a vase is shown on page 80.Condition The bowl looks very good overall, with light wear. There are no chips or cracks. There are some minor, scattered scratches, as expected for vintage glass. There is wear to the base, also expected for a heavy piece such as this. Some bubbles inside the glass are as made. Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. Some countries have restrictions or prohibitions on certain classes of merchandise. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior. Individual computers may display colors differently.
The item "HUGE VINTAGE AVEM ARTE VETRARIA MURANESE TUTTI FRUTTI MURANO ITALIAN GLASS BOWL" is in sale since Monday, December 17, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "craigkc" and is located in Sunny California.This item can be shipped worldwide.