Unique 'Espansione in vetro verde', 'Espansione libera in rosso' and two 'O-Servo' vases

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  • Provenance

    Lino Sabattini, Italy
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Literature

    Filippo Alison and Renato De Fusco, L'Artidesign: il caso Sabattini, Naples, 1991, pp. 52-53 for similar examples from the series

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Unique 'Espansione in vetro verde', 'Espansione libera in rosso' and two 'O-Servo' vases

circa 1973
Coloured glass, silver-plated brass.
Largest: 16 x 39 x 28.5 cm (6 1/4 x 15 3/8 x 11 1/4 in.)
Glass produced by Seguso Vetri d’Arte, Murano, Italy and metal executed by Lino Sabattini, Italy. Underside of one vase impressed with facsimile signature Lino Sabattini/designed 1973/espansione in vetro verde and further impressed SABATTINI/MADE IN ITALY. Underside of two vases impressed SABATTINI.

Estimate
£4,000 - 6,000 

sold for £5,000

Contact Specialist
Antonia King
Interim Head of Sale
+44 20 7901 7944
antonia.king@phillips.com

Design

London Auction 17 October 2019