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Piero Fornasetti Porcelain Plate Themes & Variation Pattern 114

Documentation Signed
Period 1950-1979
Materials porcelain
Dimensions
Diam. 10.25 in;
Diam. 26.04 cm;
Condition Good.
Description Piero Fornasetti Porcelain Plate Themes & Variation Pattern,
Pattern 114, Profile,
Tema E Variazioni
(Ref NY9315/nar)

The striking Piero Fornasetti dramatic black and white porcelain plate is printed with a strange depiction of a profile of the face of Lina Cavalieri. While the face is in profile and one half of the plate is black, the right eye looks directly towards the viewer creating a false sense that you are looking at the image face on.

Dimensions: 10 1/4 inches diameter x 1 inch high

Mark: Below an image of an eye- Tema E Variazioni/ Fonasetti. Milano/Made in ITALY.

Reference:
(http://www.fornasetti.com/en/story/temavariazioni/)

The image that inspired Fornasetti to coin the title 'Tema e Variazioni', is the enigmatic face of a woman: the opera singer Lina Cavalieri.
Styles / Movements Mid Century, Modern
Patterns Contemporary/Modern
Dealer Reference Number NY9315/nar
Incollect Reference Number 408048
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