Growing up in Argentina, Gustavo Olivieri would go to auctions with his father, who gave him reign over the bidder’s paddle. So it’s perhaps inevitable that Olivieri would become such an admired dealer of rare and collectible artwork, books, furniture, and lighting. An architect by training, he’s a collector by avocation, and his shops in Miami, East Hampton, and New York City are proof of his passion for beauty.
Large Murano blown art glass bowl has teal,
aqua and green swirls with gold aventurine interior, a scallop rim and a high contrast, bright white exterior encased entirely with sparkling clear glass. Maker attributed to Barbini, Murano, Italy.
Large midcentury Italian ceramic bowl or ashtray in
a hand-painted teal, aqua, green and gold pattern designed by Aldo Londi for Bitossi, circa 1960. Marked “Italy.” Light wear with rim nick.
Large handmade Moroccan pottery bowl with deep green-blue
glaze enhanced further with an ornate example of the called "Tadelakt" technique, applied hand-tooled metal filigree, studs and chains as well as applied bone. No maker's mark. Can be wall mounted. Light ...