Lattimo Velato Vase by Carlo Scarpa for Venini Murano ca. 1936
Item e6549

A rare lattimo velato vase designed by Carlo Scarpa ca. 1936. Manufactured by Venini Murano Venice in the 1930s. Thin milky glass with fine horizontal grinding. Acid etched signature "venini murano ITALIA" on the base and Venini Museo lable on the body. The vase was bought in the 1990s directly from the Venini collection. Venini model number 3607. The velati series was first exhibited at the Bienale of Venice and on the Trienale of Milan in 1940.

Measures:
Height: 5.12" (13 cm)
Diameter: 4.33" (11 cm)

Literature Reference:
Marino Barovier, Carlo Scarpa Venini 1932 - 1947, Milano 2012, pages 188, 192 (shape) and 316 (technique)
Franco Deboni, Venini Glass Volume 2, Turin 2007, plate 71
Tiziana Casagrande and Ferruccio Franzoia, Venetian Glasses, Milano 2021, page 435
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