08 Condition:Very good condition overall, please request full condition report for details. The striking black lip wraps and accents provide the perfect contrast for the vibrant coloring of Dale Chihulys Vienna Green Basket Pair.
The Basket series was Dale Chihulys first major series, and was the one that transformed glass blowing into the world of fine art. Although the Basket series was Chihulys first, this 2008 Vienna Green Basket features the bright, contrasting colors for which the artists modern era work is best known. Dale Chihulys 2008 Vienna Green Basket Set is signed by the artist and inscribed PP08. The piece comes with a certificate of authenticity from Modern Artifact. One of the most famous contemporary glass artists in the world, Dale Chihuly is best known for his monumental sculptures and installations.
He is the name behind the spectacular ceiling at the Bellagios flower garden in Las Vegas and the creator of the Rotunda Chandelier at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Glass works of Dale Chihuly are considered some of the most desired collectibles between the decorative arts devotees today.
Despite his initial indifference towards education, Chihuly has spent a lot of time in school, obtaining both scientific and artistic degree in sculpture from prestigious graduate schools. He displayed a proclivity for interior design and craft early on, but his true passion was always in the glass. He was a Fulbright Fellow in the late 1960s and an apprentice at the Venini Glass Factory in Venice.Mastering the art of Murano glasswork, he continued the experiments with glassblowing and thus became one of the people who brought the ancient art of glassblowing back into the spotlight on an international scale. Monumental and small-scale artwork of Dale Chihuly is present in over 200 most renowned decorative art collections today, while the artist holds twelve honorary doctorates!
The most illustrious series in his work are Cylinders and Baskets he created in the 1970s; Macchia, Venetians, and Persians from the 1980s, Niijima Floats and Chandeliers created in the 1990s; and a more recent one, Fiori from the 2000s. For over 30 years, Dale Chihuly has been acting as an artistic director of his team of craftsmen, since he was incapacitated in two accidents, which left him blind in one eye and incapable of holding the blowing tube.This change allowed him to see the possibilities of glass work on a broader scale, while still maintaining his recognizable style. World's Most Demanded Contemporary Artists. Happens 6 times a year with dates and pieces picked at random. All items are listed with the utmost accuracy. If for some reason your item arrives and is not what was described please reach out to us immediately. No photos are altered and all photography is produced by a professional photographer.
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Whether you are new to art collecting and are just building your collection, or if you have been collecting fine art and antique for years, Modern Artifact has you covered. Would you like us to frame any of our art to match your current framing or home? We have our own in house framing. We can show you examples and even photoshop the frame onto the piece to give you an idea of what it will look like.Feel free to message us on any framing ideas. Reach out to us regarding financing options. Have a piece you think we would be interested in? Art aficionados in the middle of the frozen tundra: Minnesota. Here are some other pieces we're currently offering.. LeRoy Neiman Kicker Football Suite Signed Limited Original. Dale Chihuly Original 1982 Large White Seaform Handblown Glass Contemporary Art. Leonardo Nierman Firebird Original Authentic Painting on Masonite 1967. The item "Dale Chihuly Vienna Green Basket Rare, Sold Out Edition" is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Art\Art Sculptures". The seller is "modern_artifact" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.