Fausto Melotti - Design New York Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Private collection, Como

  • Literature

    Antonella Commellato and Marta Melotti, eds., Fausto Melotti: L'opera in ceramica, exh. cat., Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Roverto, Milan, 2003, pp. 256, 258-59 for similar examples

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present lot has been registered by the Fausto Melotti Foundation, Milan, Italy, as number VA 492.

Property from a Private Collection, Chicago


Tall "Fungo" vase

circa 1965
Glazed earthenware.
14 in. (35.6 cm) high
Underside signed with artists's 7 dot cipher. Together with a certificate of authenticity from the Fausto Melotti Foundation.

$20,000 - 30,000 

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New York Auction 12 December 2017