by Louis Bofferding


Napoleone Martinuzzi bowl made by Venini, Italian 1920s.  Glass with gold leaf.  H: 7 1/2″ Dia: 15″ $3,750


Venini glass egg paperweight with purple and orange internal spirals, Italian 20th century.  H: 4″.  $2,000


Murano glass ashtray with matching lighter, Italian (Venetian), 1940s.  Gold-flecked glass, brass.  Length of ashtray 5″; Height of lighter 3 1/2″.  $2,000

Urn designed by Sidney Waugh for Steuben, American 1930s.  Glass.  H: 6″ Sold

Set of 3 twisted obelisks by Venini, Italian 1950s.  Glass with red-flame intrusions.  H: 14 3/4″/17 1/2″/ 17 1/2″.  $12,500


Bianconi obelisk by Fulvio Bianconi, made by Venini, Italian 1950s.  Clear glass with red intrusion.  H: 16″ Sold


Venetian glass bottle with stopper, Italian circa 1960.  H: 7 1/2″.  Sold


American glass vase, circa 1900.  H: 8″  $1,000


A Tiffany cut-glass obelisk, American circa 1970.  H: 14″ $2,500

Tiffany obelisk, American 1970s.  Cut glass.  H: 10″ Sold

Obelisk attributed to Tiffany, American 1970s.  H: 11 1/2″ Sold

Jan Johansson for Orrefors obelisk, lead-crystal, Swedish 1970s.  H: 16 1/2″.  $3,000

Cone, with indecipherable signature, American or Italian (?) 1970s.  Glass.  H: 9 1/2″ Sold


Two French finials.  One cut glass with gold-plated base, circa 1960, H: 8 “; the other glass with gilt interior and bronze base with traces of gilding, circa 1900, H: 6”. $2,500


Pair of apothecary jars, French 19th century.  glass, gilt and printed paper labels, gilded and painted sheet metal covers. 10 1/2″.Provenance:  James Pendelton, Los Angeles.  $2,000

Glass globes, Czech 20th century.  Colored glass.  Diameters range from 11″ to 3″.  Sold


Pair of Giovanni Gariboldi porcelain fauns designed in 1936 and made by Richard-Ginori, one white and the other gilded.  H: 8 3/4″ Sold


Guanyin (goddess of compassion), Chinese circa 1920s.  Porcelain.  H: 12″.  Sold


Giovanni Gariboldi tile panel made by Richard Ginori, Italian 1931.  Porcelain in painted frame.  H: 34 1/2″ W: 23 1/2″.  Sold


Giovanni Gariboldi pot made by Richard Ginori, Italian 1936.  Gilded porcelain.  H: 6 1/2″.  $6,000


Giovanni Gariboldi umbrella stand made by San Cristoforo, Italian 1948.  Ceramic.  H: 19″.  $4,500


Giovanni Gariboldi planter made by San Cristoforo, Italian 1940s.  Ceramic.  H: 10 1/2″ Dia: 12 1/2″.  $3,500


Fornasetti foot cigarette holder in gilded porcelain, Italian 1960s.  L: 6 3/4″  Sold


Fornasetti “nugget” paperweight, Italian circa 1970. Gilt and transfer-printed porcelain.  L: 4″  Sold


Fornasetti “nugget” paperweight in gilded and transfer-printed porcelain, Italian 1960s.  L: 3 3/4″ $1, 250


Small gilded porcelain cup attributed to Giovanni Gariboldi for Richard Ginori, Italian circa 1930.  H: 3 1/4″  $1,000


An American ceramic cup glazed in silver and copper luster, circa 1900.  H: 4 1/2″  Sold

Hunting-horn form wall vase by Worcester, English circa 1880.  Porcelain with gilding, gilt metal chains.  Sold


1930s Japanese pot with cracqueleur glaze on wood base, and associated giltwood lotuses.  Overall height 34 1/2″ (pot on stand 13″).  Sold