Vetro Soffiato Glass Plate by Vittorio Zecchin for Venini Murano ca. 1925
Item e6405

A large 'vetro soffiato' glass plate in smoke-coloured transparent glass, designed by Vittorio Zecchin in 1925 and manufactured by Venini, Murano Venice. Acid stamped signature 'venini murano ITALIA' on the base. Venini model number 1301. This is one of the early 20th century designs of Zecchin for Cappellin and Venini which motivated the muranese glass companies to set out for new shores.

Height: 2.28" (5.8 cm)
Diameter: 14.29" (36.3 cm)

Literature Reference:
Marino Barovier, Vittorio Zecchin: Transparent Glass for Cappellin and Venini, Milano 2017, pages 326, 336 and 357

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