Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern
Piero Fornasetti, ‘Umbrella Stand’, ca. 1950, Open Air Modern

Delightful trompe l'oeil umbrella stand designed by Piero Fornasetti depicts a highly detailed wicker basket of flowers. This piece dates to the late 1950s or early 1960s and is in excellent vintage condition, and is a rare example of Fornasetti's charming, whimsical designs. Made in Italy and bears the Fornasetti label.

About Piero Fornasetti

Italian, 1913-1988, based in Milan, Italy

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