Author Topic: Barovier & Toso - Prova d'autore - 1987  (Read 398 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Pinkspoons

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 2960
  • Gender: Male
Barovier & Toso - Prova d'autore - 1987
« on: January 23, 2013, 01:10:38 PM »
A vase with pinched sides, covered 50/50 in dense dark brown and light green powder decoration, shot throughout with small bubbles and a very fine aventurine. 21cm tall.

It's signed to the base 'Barovier & Toso - Murano - Prova d'autore - 1987' - so presumably a prototype or artist's proof (like print-based artworks marked 'E.A.' for 'Épreuve d'artiste').

I've not been able to find out if it was put into production, or who designed it (although it has a passing resemblance to Toni Zuccheri's designs from the same period).

Any help gratefully received.


 

Search
eBay.com
eBay.co.uk

Enter key words
Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
Enter
key words
to search
Amazon.com