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Offline suzi99

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Stromberg?? I am not sure as they are unsigned any ideas?
« on: December 08, 2005, 04:18:55 AM »
Hi I purchased a pair of these.  They are 30cm or 12 inches from the tip of the beak to the tip of the tail & 18cm or 7 inches in height.  They have white protruding glass eyes.  I was thinking Scandanavian possibly Stromberg, but any suggestions would be appreciated.
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Stromberg?? I am not sure as they are unsigned any ideas?
« Reply #1 on: December 09, 2005, 10:17:41 AM »
I can't think why Stromberg for this, a company which, in any case, is one of the most conscientious signers of their work.

Something is saying Italian to me .....maybe one of the weirder designers like Vistosi ?
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More likely livo seguso
« Reply #2 on: December 12, 2005, 12:30:03 AM »
I've had a couple of opinions of collector's of seguso & they believe them to be livo seguso stylised birds designed between 1960 & 1970.  I have been perusing some of his work & they are very similar in colour and shape to a couple I have found.


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Stromberg?? I am not sure as they are unsigned any ideas?
« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2006, 05:09:39 PM »
Hi suzi99,
Does the bird have any signatures or marks on it?
I recently saw a similar piece on Ebay, but I didnt look into the maker.
I think its from the 80's. I'll try and find that auction again, but Im sure it already ended.
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Stromberg?? I am not sure as they are unsigned any ideas?
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2006, 05:36:36 PM »
To the best of my knowledge ALL Livio Seguso pieces have been signed and I've never come across this form in any of his works. They have a Salviati look about them from the 1970's to me.
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