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Sirio

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


Object Place: Europe, Milan, Italy

Accession Number

1987.233

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Designed by Ettore Sittsass (1917-) Memphis Design Group, Italy, Milan. Produced by Toso Vetri d’Arte. Clear red fluted short stem rising from a blue flattened globe sandwiched between tow yellow discs. dark gray inverted cone foot. Opaque red curvilinear handles extend from upper yellow disc to middle of flute. Inscription along edge of foot: MEMPHIS MADE IN ITALY by TOSO VETRI D’ARTE.

Markings

Incised around the edge of the base MEMPHIS MADE IN ITALY by TOSO VETRI D'ARTE

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection