Visconti - Fountain pen

Description
Visconti - Fountain pen
Italy - 2000-present - Like new - never used

Wonderful fountain pen made for Vallecchi by famous company Visconti, Florence, in limited edition of only 1909 pieces, for the hundredth anniversary of publication on Le Figaro of the Futurism manifesto by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti. Pen is inspired by Futuristic artworks and in particular by Umberto Boccioni’s work.

Entirely made by hand in Lucite resin and silver castings; cap, barrel, back and clip in rhodium-plated 925 sterling silver, 18 kt gold nib.

COPY NO. 586 of 1909

Lot details
Object
Fountain pen
Model / Type
1909
Period
2000-present
Material
.925 silver
Manufacturer/ Brand
Visconti
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
As new - unused
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in