Ettore Sottsass Vase for Fontana Arte in Blue Glass
Gorgeous sculptural vase designed by Ettore Sottsass for the fine Italian manufacture Fontana Arte in the late 1980s.
The sculptural vase is made of blue glass and has a very particular shape. Its body resembles a rounded V, with a real V inside highlighted by the play of the glass. It features wonderful geometric shapes and there is glass grinding in the edges.
The vase is part of a collection that Fontana Arte put into production in 1980.
Published in the book "Ettore Sottsass Il Vetro" by Skira on page 195 Sottsass for Fontana Arte 1980.
Height: 23 cm (9.05 in.)
Width: 18 cm (7.08 in.)
Depth: 8 cm (3.14 in.)
The vase by Ettore Sottsass is in excellent, original vintage condition, very light wear consistent with time and use.