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GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
THE COLLECTION OF FRANCESCO AND CHIARA CARRARO, VENICE
GIO PONTI (1891-1979)

'OSPITALITA' AND 'VESTALE', A PAIR OF VASES, 1926-29

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GIO PONTI (1891-1979)
'OSPITALITA' AND 'VESTALE', A PAIR OF VASES, 1926-29
executed by Richard Ginori, polychrome porcelain
each 11 ½ in. (29 cm.) high
enameled Richard Ginori, Pittori di Doccia, Gio Ponti, Richard Ginori NC, enameled Italia, Richard Ginori, Pittori di Doccia, Gio Ponti, Richard Ginori with partial paper label
Literature
L. Licitra Ponti, Gio Ponti, London, 1990, p. 30 for a period image showing these models;
U. La Pietra, Gio Ponti, Milan, 1995, p. 20, figs. 35 and 36 for similar examples;
D. Matteoni, Gio Ponti, Il Fascino della Ceramica, Milan, 2011, p. 61 for another vase of this model in a different color scheme;
L. Malenchini, O. Rucellai, M. Giovannini, The Collection of the Museo Richard-Ginori della Manifattura di Doccia, Milan, 2015, p. 246, pl. 161 for similar examples.

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