YOICHI OHIRA (b. 1946)
Catena vase, Murano, 1998; Blown glass canes, murrine and powder inserts, ground surface; Executed by Maestro Livio Serena; Etched Yoichi Ohira - Mo. L. Serena 1/1 unico 19-2-1998 murano with artist cipher; 6" x 5"; Provenance: Collection of Nancy Connolly, New Hampshire; Rago Auctions, Modern Ceramics and Glass, February 2015, lot 470; Exhibited: Barry Friedman Ltd., New York, 2001; Published: Yoichi Ohira: A Phenomenon in Glass, Barry Friedman Ltd., New York, 2002, p. 135
Sale Price: $7,500
Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Excellent condition. One minor bubble to rim.