Venetian glass for Nova Ars auction

Fratelli Toso, Murano, blown glass vase, circa 1940. Estimate: €700-€800. Nova Ars image

Nova Ars will present an interesting design collection of decorative arts of the 20th century – many made in Italy – at an online-only auction Wednesday, April 12.

More than 100 lots of art glass, ceramics, lighting and furniture by the world’s top designers comprise the catalog.

One of the top lots is a beautiful blown glass vase from the famed Fratelli Toso glasshouse in Murano, circa 1940. The colorful vase (above) stands about 6 3/4 inches high.

Another outstanding piece is an 8 3/4-inch-tall crystal vase by Flavio Poli for Seguso, model 7609, which features a swirl optic.

For details contact Nova Ars by phone at +39 328 9667353 or email [email protected] or [email protected]