Murano - Imposing candlestick chandelier - Murano Glass

Murano - Imposing candlestick chandelier - Murano Glass
Italy - 1920-1949

Impressive and sumptuous Murano glass chandelier, hand drawn and hand made in the 1920s by the artist Vittorio Zecchin (as shown by the sketches found in a contemporary notebook).
For its craftmanship and its rarity is a real art example; thus its value, as shown by its catalogue value and sales prices of the most important auction houses.

to be viewed as new as the glasses are faultless, has been restored and it is fully functional.

height 80 cm
diameter 106 cm

Vittorio Zecchin has been running the glassworks founded by Cappellin and Venini since 1921, designing glass objects that stands out for their extreme novelty and sophistication. Zecchin's glasses are on display at the Monza Biennials of Decorative Art in 1923 and 1925 and at the Paris Expo. After the winding up of the Cappellin Venini company, he was at the head of the M.V.M. Cappellin & C.

Because of the fragility of its materials the chandelier will be shipped insured, disassembled and packed in all its parts.

Lot details
Imposing candlestick chandelier
Murano Glass
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Estimated Period
Country of Origin
As new - unused
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