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MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish

MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish

MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish
Murano Signed ALFREDO BARBiNi'Tree Slice' ITALIAN ArT GLaSs Sculptural Bowl Reasonable offers are cheerfully entertained and usually accepted! For your consideration we have a fabulous Alfredo Barbini signed art glass sculptural bowl in colorless refractive crystal. A striking, very heavy statement piece resembling the form of a sliced cedar or cypress tree trunk! Would nicely function also as a magnificent cigar ashtray. Thick and heavy, it weighs in at almost 4-pounds! Signed, Barbini, by hand on base. An excellent addition to an art glass collection, or a thoughtful gift for a special person--including yourself!

DIMENSIONS: 6" wide (15.5 cm) x 2¾" high WEIGHT: 3 Pounds, 14 Ounces (1754 g) CONDITION: Excellent vintage condition! SiGNED Murano ALFREDO BARBiNi ArT GLaSs Colorless "Tree Trunk" BOWL.

Item pictured is same one you will receive! ALSO PICTURED : A small selection of the 250-some art glass, pottery and antique items that we have listed, right now!

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Try to ignore any flash, reflection or. Reasonable offers are cheerfully entertained and usually accepted! Thick and heavy, it weighs in at almost 4.

Excellent addition to an art glass collection, or a thoughtful gift for a special person. DIMENSIONS: 6 wide (15.5 cm) x 2. WEIGHT: 3 Pounds, 14 Ounces (1754 g).

NOTE: We show another of our bowls. That's nearly identical, but in cobalt blue and clear. FULL CONDITION REPORT : We thoroughly inspected this piece and found that no cracks, chips, nicks, scuffs, flea bites, flakes, hairlines, significant scratches (located other than weight-bearing base), repairs, stains, residue, evidence of grinding or signs of restoration could be seen or felt. Any natural indentations, bubbles, tool marks, carbon/ash deposits, and/or any other natural textural features are all original and normal for hand blown glass. Wear to base is normal and consistent with age.

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Alfredo Barbini , a glass artist born in 1912 on the islands of. In the lagoon of Venice. Was one of Murano's leading figures of the twentieth century. His parents were members of families which had been prominent in the glassmaking industry on Murano for generations as glassblowers and beadmakers. Barbini began his long career in 1925 at the age of 13, working in the S.

In 1929 he joined Cristalleria di Venezia e Murano as a master glassblower. From 1936 to 1944 he was a partner and master glassblower at Societa Anonima Vetri Artistici Murano, known as S. Following World War II Barbini worked as master glassblower and designer successively with Archimede Seguso and Napoleone Martinuzzi, then became a partner with. With financial assistance from the firm of Salviati & C. For whom he produced products, he formed in 1950 his own glass firm, Vetreria Alfredo Barbini (reorganized in 1983 as Alfredo Barbini Srl). His firm exhibited his work at the Venice Biennales from 1950 to 1961. Among numerous other honors, Barbini was awarded the "Osella d'Oro" by Venice's Associazione degli Industriale and the honorary title "Commendatore" and was named "1989 Venetian of the Year" by the Settimare Association. Gable, Murano Magic: Complete Guide to Venetian Glass, its History and Artists (Schiffer, 2004), pp.

Near Venice has been producing glass since the thirteenth century 1292. Having been banned from mainland Venice, for threat of fire hazard, t. First produced beads and mirrors, soon progressing to chandeliers and architectural stained glass for Italys hundreds of churches, chapels and basilicas. Soon they widened their output to include pressed glass, tableware and art glass.

The surge in popularity of beautiful, high quality decorative glass in the post-war boom. Mid-20th-century expansion in demand and production on Murano. Notable designers include Flavio Poli, Archimede Seguso, Ricardo Licata, Gino Cenedese, Paolo Venini, Antonio Salviati, Dino Martens, Martinuzzi, Mandruzzato and Ercole and Angelo Barovier to name but a very few. The hardworking Italian glassblowers of Murano can truly be called the Godfathers of modern day glass.

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  • Function: Bowl Dish Cigar Ashtray
  • Artist/Designer: Alfredo Barbini
  • Signed/Label: Yes, Hand Engraved
  • Technique: Lampwork-Hand Modeled Molded
  • Largest Dimension: 6-inches (15.5 cm)
  • Weight (actual): 3 Pounds, 14 Ounces (1754 g)
  • Made Circa: 1950s
  • Area of Origin: Murano (Venezia)
  • Country of Origin: Italy (Italia)
  • Main Color: Clear
  • City of Origin: Murano
  • Brand: Alfredo Barbini (attr.

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  • Glassmaking Technique: Sommerso
  • Type: Bowl


MAGNiFiCENT Murano Bowl BARBiNi SiGNED Sculptural Italian ArT GLaSs Crystal Dish