Pair of Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte Sconces in Brass and Satin Glass, Italy 1940’s

$6,500

Pietro Chiesa (1892 – 1948)

A refined and modern pair of sconces by modernist glass master Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte, with two tapered frosted glass shades supported by polished brass mounts anchored in a large, thick brass disk. Together, Chiesa’s essentialist design and superb craftsmanship unite to create a timeless classic.

Rewired for use in the U.S. The backplates have been altered to accommodate American boxes. The unaltered backplates can also be provided.

  • Origin: Italy
  • Period: 1940's
  • Dimensions: 8.5" W x 5.5" Ø x 12" H
  • Materials: Brass and satin glass
  • Condition: Very good

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 Pietro Chiesa (1892 – 1948)
A refined and modern pair of sconces by modernist glass master Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte, with two tapered frosted glass shades supported by polished bronze mounts anchored in a large, thick bronze disk. Together, Chiesa’s essentialist design and superb craftsmanship unite to create a timeless classic.
Italy, 1930’s.
Rewired for use in the US.