Designer & Manufacturer: Martin Bradley (b. 1931); Pino Signoretto (b. 1944)
Markings: signed; ed. of 2000; 1996
Country of Origin & Materials: English; glass
Additional Information: Blown and massello glass sculpture by Martin Bradley for Marco Polo Glass Gallery & Studio and blown by Murano Master glassblower, Pino Signoretto. Lot is accompanied by a reference document signed by the consignor, a noteworthy collector of 20th century Italian glass and author of Vetri Di Ermanno Nason / The Glass Sculptures of Ermanno Nason, as well as a copy of The Glass Chess Set book, which was produced in a limited run of 2,000 copies. Please contact our auction house directly for additional information on this collection. Provenance: Collection of Sergio & Yoli Gnesin, Miami, Florida and Venice, Italy. References: The Glass Chess-Set, Murano, Venice 1996, edited by Marco Polo Glass Gallery, ppg. 6, 10, 14, 19, 20, 56, 57, 58, 59; Contemporary Art in Glass, catalog for the exhibit at the Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre Exhibition Hall, cover and ppg. 79, 84.
Dimensions(H,W,D): 19.5"h, 8"w, 5.5"d