Author Topic: Painted glass?  (Read 494 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline OHARA5150

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 18
Painted glass?
« on: January 29, 2008, 11:23:05 PM »
Hi--is anyone familiar with Murano glass that has been handpainted (especially with little white flowers that look like dogwoods)?

I received a small piece for Christmas which is dark green and it appears to have an older Murano label on the bottom.  I will try to post a picture soon.

Thanks!



Offline Leni

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 2277
Re: Painted glass?
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2008, 09:05:36 AM »
I've seen loads of vases being hand-painted in Murano.  Do you mean the ones where the flowers are sort of stuck on afterwards, like this one?  I believe they've been made on Murano for decades!  However, I also suspect some of the more recent ones may be Chinese imports, just decorated in Murano!  >:(
Leni


 

Search
eBay.com
eBay.co.uk

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
Enter
key words
to search
Amazon.com
This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand