"Pagliaccio Tiepolesco" Masked Drunk Figure

Title: 
"Pagliaccio Tiepolesco" Masked Drunk Figure

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Object Name: 
Pagliaccio Tiepolesco (Masked) Drunk Figure
Title: 
"Pagliaccio Tiepolesco" Masked Drunk Figure
Accession Number: 
58.3.34
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1958
Primary Description: 
From the series "La Maschere Italiane: Pagliaccio Tiepolesco." Opaque white and opaque black glass; hot-worked. Solid reclining (on side) figure of "lattimo" (milk) white glass with black details; depicts hump-backed male with arms bent at elbows wearing tall conical hat with up-turned crimped rim, wearing black demi-mask, fringed tunic decorated with black band, ruffled "V" collar, fluted pants, high-heeled shoes with black accent; torso rests on attached solid flat white circular disc with rough pontil. Remains of Venini white paper label.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Venini Glassworks, Source
1958
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