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A Vintage Piero Fornasetti Watermelon Plate, No. 5 from The Sezioni Di Frutta series.  1950's-1960's.

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A Vintage Piero Fornasetti Plate,

A Watermelon,

No. 5 from The Sezioni Di Frutta series.  

1950's-1960's.


This is a fantastic series with split vegetables and fruits depicted in rich colour and detail.  The set of four includes an apple, eggplant, watermelon and pomegranate. Each was beautifully rendered in the trompe l’oeil tradition.


Dimension: 9 1/2 inch diameter.  


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The plates were produced in the 1950s/60s.  The blank was made by Arzberg for Fornasetti.