Fulvio Bianconi designed many of the most important and original pieces associated with mid 20th century Murano Italian glass, and the Pezzato pieces are among his most striking and sought-after. This is a very fine example of the Pezzato technique. It was made for Venini c 1950, and is signed with a three-line acid stamp to the underside Venini Murano Italy. 9″ tall. For additional information, see Le Verre Venini, Deboni, pl 110.