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Offline Microcefalus

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Murano? Corroso? Signed Decanter with Fab Colours!
« Reply #10 on: May 26, 2006, 10:48:59 PM »

Hi, I'm from Italy and new on this forum.

I think it's Franco Moretti, contemporary glass maker in Murano.

Here is his site: http://www.francomoretti.com/INDEX.HTML

Ciao,

Marco


Offline David E

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« Reply #11 on: May 27, 2006, 09:11:27 AM »
Hi Marco, and welcome to GMB! Thanks for the link.

I can't see anything there resembling the decanter. Perhaps an earlier creation though.

There are some very nice QuickTime movies on here if you click around  :)
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Ettore Sottsass Memphis line perhaps?
« Reply #12 on: July 04, 2006, 06:40:21 PM »
You might try searching "Memphis" designs by Ettore Sottsass

they have that look - I don't know about the finish or signature though

I am sure there is better information than this available but just to give you a general impression of the style:

http://www.nova68.com/Merchant2/merchant.mv?Screen=PROD&Product_Code=mmsa&Category_Code=17

I hope this helps,

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ell, I had better get back to rummaging through my hoard of shiny objects.    

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Murano? Corroso? Signed Decanter with Fab Colours!
« Reply #13 on: July 04, 2006, 08:50:56 PM »
I'm 100% sure it's not Memphis, I've got quite a lot of Sottsas and numerous catalogues and nothing in this vein.
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Murano? Corroso? Signed Decanter with Fab Colours!
« Reply #14 on: July 04, 2006, 09:17:47 PM »
Then that would have been a wild goose chase.  thanks for catching that Paul!
ell, I had better get back to rummaging through my hoard of shiny objects.    

All the best to you!

Wanda

 

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