Author Topic: Signature on a piece of Murano glass - ID = Andrea Tagliapietra  (Read 2993 times)

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Offline sectioned106

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Re: Signature on a piece of Murano glass - ID = Andrea Tagliapietra
« Reply #10 on: April 18, 2011, 02:59:58 PM »

Thanks!

(I have since spotted similar Chinese and Mexican figures being sold from Italy as "A" Tagliapietra - still a different signature style to mine but the design certainly matches).


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Re: Signature on a piece of Murano glass - ID = Andrea Tagliapietra
« Reply #11 on: April 26, 2011, 09:48:11 AM »
Andrea Tagliapietra is a good master glassmaker, 55 years old, specialized in heavy glass (calcedonio, but also other styles).
I can confirm that he is "your man".
Anyway it is a very common item reproduced by several glassmakers.

P.S. The signature is often engraved by other people and therefore it is not always identical.

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Alex

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