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64
Thomas Stearns
"CAPPELLO DEL DOGE" VASE
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 60,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
64
Thomas Stearns
"CAPPELLO DEL DOGE" VASE
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 60,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A FOCUSED OBSESSION | Modern Italian Glass: The Martin Cohen Collection

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Thomas Stearns
"CAPPELLO DEL DOGE" VASE
incalmo glass, with circular foil label VENINI S.A. MURANO
6  in. (15 cm) high
circa 1962
produced by Venini, Italy
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Provenance

Estate of William S. Lieberman, New York
Rago Auctions, Lambertville, NJ, April 21, 2007, lot 79

Exhibited

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 2014-2016 (present lot exhibited)

Literature

Franco Deboni, Venini Glass Catalogue 1921-2007, Volume II, Turin, 2007, pl.  235 (related models illustrated)
Anna Venini Diaz de Santillana, Venini: Catalogue Raisonne 1921-1986, Milan, 2000, p. 187 (related model illustrated)

Catalogue Note

William S. Lieberman began his career as assistant to MoMA's founding director Alfred H. Barr, Jr. in 1945, later going on to become director of the Prints and 20th Century Art department.  During his 34 year tenure at MoMA he organized more than forty landmark exhibitions.  In 1979 Lieberman moved to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where he became chairman of the department of 20th Century Art until his retirement in 1999.    

A FOCUSED OBSESSION | Modern Italian Glass: The Martin Cohen Collection

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New York