Roberto Rigon Mid Century Modern Italian Vase in Smalto Sasso Glaze
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This is a very special vase by Roberto Rigon with a "Smalto Sasso" glaze which translates to "Glazed Stone". This early décor was made when the factory was in its earlier period in an old converted stable block with mainly members of the Rigon family working there. Roberto would have designed the shape, while other family members would have made the mould. His son did a lot of the slip casting. Roberto's wife was involved in loading the oven during in the early years. Roberto would have completed the glazing and the on glaze enamel detailing.
The background is grey. Other shades are orange, green & blue. A stunning piece and hard to find.
In excellent vintage condition. No chips or cracks.
Dimensions 8.25ʺW × 3ʺD × 9.25ʺH