Venetian artist-inventor-designer Mariano Fortuny founded his revered textile company in 1919. Produced in Venice, Fortuny has only one other showroom, which opened in New York in 1928. How these stunning textiles are created is a tightly held secret, now kept by the Riad family, who purchased the company in 1988.
1960s Modernist hand-blown and hand-carved cased glass vase
in white and green. Green hue is darker on bottom and creates an ombre effect as color rises. Unmarked but likely of Scandinavian design due to style and content. Very light age ...