Author Topic: Frosted bird - Salviati or ... ?  (Read 770 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline horochar

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 587
Frosted bird - Salviati or ... ?
« on: October 25, 2008, 01:01:47 PM »
The bird reminds me of Salviati in style, but I'm not certain these are even Murano.  The technique (frosted glass) just doesn't seem right.  I do love the green eyes, though - a nice, subtle detail.  Any information would be greatly appreciated.  Age, maker, country of origin,  etc.
Thanks always,

Offline TxSilver

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 2810
  • Gender: Female
    • San Marcos Art Glass
Re: Frosted bird - Salviati or ... ?
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2008, 05:15:05 PM »
The bird certainly does look like a Murano bird. I don't know who made the bird. The finish reminds me of some of the things made by Fratelli Toso, but the style of the bird looks more like Salviati or Cenedese. It is a nice bird, no matter who made it.
San Marcos Art Glass
Visit the Murano Zoo



Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
key words
to search