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A Bottle of Transient Essence

Bottle, black | light blue

Artist:Markku Piri

Manufactory:Lasismi, Riihimäki, Finland

Master:Joonas Laakso, Kaappo Lähdesmäki, Kimmo Reinikka

Year of Design:2017

Dimensions:Depth26.5 cm 10.6 inch

 Width26.5 cm 10.6 inch

 Height42 cm 16.8 inch

Edition:7 each unique

60

Edition: 7 each unique

2.775 

In stock

Cut, engraved, sandblasted with stencils, polished and satin finished.

This series has its origin in Florence, from the architecture and the interior of the first exhibition of Markku Piri in the Palazzo Medici Riccardi, among others from the Michelangelesque staircase in the Palazzo. Here, the artist wanted to create respectfully, but also with a little smile, objects which are timelessly archaic in their forms, and lush in their decor. The ancient glass tradition and the artistic ideas of the present times greet each other in a grand manner.

With A Bottle of Transient Essence in the Archaic series, Markku Piri wanted to create something flamboyant, and combine glossy and almost metallic black, with a most delicate aqua blue which is satiated. Is this a vase, or a magic lamp of fairy-tales?