Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl
Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl

Marcello Fantoni Ceramic Bowl

$542.00 USD

An abstract bowl by Marcello Fontani with a glaze in hues of lavender, grey and ochre. An experiment in volcanic, bubble glaze creating an oceanic crust.

Born in Florence, Fantoni was a multi disclipinary artist. He opened the Fantoni Ceramics Studio in 1936 dedicating his work to traditional italian ceramic techniques with a modernist slant. Described as a 'master of beauty', there are clear influences of Lucio Fontana running through his work.

His work is represented at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York, The V&A in London, Museum of Modern Art of Tokyo and Kyoto and The National Museum of Bargello Florence, Italy.

Italian, 1970s.
Hand signed

Provenance, Italy.

Ø 26