Rare Mid Century Modern Italian piece of collectable pottery, which is now quite rare by Piero Fornasetti. A dish /ashtray depicting King Edward I Old Blended Scotch Whiskies Label, Made in Italy, ca.1950s.
This particular piece is now a real collectors item. Still fabulous in its colouring, rich cream background, vibrant red and black transfer decorations. Transfers in beautiful condition, under a wonderful glaze. Large rectangular size, perfect to display, with curled and folded edges.
The back signed and as described below, please also see photos. Back reads: “Questo Posacenere e’ Stato espressamente creato da Piero Fornasetti per la Martini & Rossi”
AUTHENTIC: Marked as shown on base in black with the famed Fornasetti paintbrush in hand mark: “Fornasetti – Milano, Made in Italy” Made in Italy.
Measures 215 mm x 135 mm .
Condition: EXCELLENT condition. Colours vibrant, clean; just a couple of nicks in the base, not noticeable and only mentioned for accuracy.
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