Italy - Second half 20th century
|Object:||An authentic Venetian gondola, 1965|
|Manufacturer/ Brand:||Gastone - Gondola maker|
|Estimated Period:||Second half 20th century|
|Country of Origin:||Italy|
|Condition:||Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing|
This gondola built 1965 by gondola maker Gastone. He was the last unique and authentic gondolas builder after the concept of 18 century. It is still in navigation until the end of this year, but can not be repaired as the main structure is rotten.
Therefore it is sold as a piece of art , extraordinary for a house / hotel entrance or museum. It can not be used for navigation! That is why it needs a new home.
It has unique brass work and a front iron handmade, the seats are made of velvet in dark blue, it comes with a oarlock and oar complete to stand in a showroom.
Every Venice lover will appreciate this masterpiece.
This lot is required to be picked up
Due to the size or fragility of this lot, the seller requires it to be picked up from Venezia (Italy).
After winning this lot, you’ll receive the exact pickup address. You’ll also have the possibility to contact the seller to arrange the pickup.