27 March 2014
NAPOLEONE MARTINUZZI (1892-1977) FOR VENINI
A TABLE LAMP, MODEL 9009, CRCA 1930
blown incamiciato glass with applied pasta details
18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) high, 11 in. (28 cm.) diameter of shade
Galleria Marina Barovier, Venice.
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M. Barovier, Napoleone Martinuzzi Venini 1925-1931, exhibition catalogue, Milan, 2013, p. 410.
San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, Le Stanze del Vetro, Napoleone Martinuzzi Venini 1925-1931, 8 September 2013 - 6 January 2014.
cf. R. Barovier Mentasti, Napoleone Martinuzzi, Vetraio del Novecento, Venice, 1992, p. 119, no. 65.
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