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Prototype for Sirio

Italian (Milan)
1982
Designed by Ettore Sottsass (Austrian, 1917–2007), Manufactured by Memphis (Italian (Milan))


Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy

Accession Number

1987.234

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Protype for “Sirio vase”, 1982. Designed by Ettore Sottsass (1917-). Memphis Design Group, Italy, Milan. Clear pink flute on short stem rising from a light yellow disc on a light blue flattened globe. Inverted cone base of clear glass with brown dashes. Red curvilinear handles extend from yellow disc to middle of flute.

Markings

Unmarked

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection