GlassOfVenice Murano Glass Sommerso Ribbed Bud Vase - Aqua Blue
Authentic Murano Glass hand-made in Venice, Italy
Dimensions: 12" high, 6" wide
Each vase is unique - no two vases are exactly the same
Certificate of Authenticity included with each vase
Imported and distributed by GlassOfVenice.com, largest US-based provider of authentic Murano Glass
Publisher: Murano Glass
Details: From the Manufacturer
For many years GlassOfVenice has focused solely on direct import and worldwide distribution of authentic Murano Glass from Venice, Italy. GlassOfVenice was founded by a team of people with passion for Italy and Venice and appreciation of Venetian artistic heritage. The company carries the full range of Murano Glass crafted by the top artisans, from jewelry to tabletop, vases, sculptures, and chandeliers. GlassOfVenice stocks all its products in the U.S. warehouse and ships to retail and wholesale customers worldwide.
This fabulous Murano Glass Vase presents an ingenious twist on glass workmanship pioneered by the talented glass artisans on the Venetian island of Murano. In their search for new avant-garde forms and designs in the 1930's Murano Glass artists invented Sommerso technique, which propelled them to the world fame. Layering colored glass which then solidifies achieves a look where colors interplay without mixing and create unexpected chromatic effects depending on the lighting. For its bold modern look, amazing color play, and understated elegance that is always in fashion, Sommerso has quickly become the standard of contemporary interior design for artists and decorators all over the world. Skilled masters of international fame in a prominent Murano workshop crafted this vase drawing inspiration from the lights and colors of Venice as well as from the artistic heritage of their fathers and grandfathers.
The unique shape features elegant curves and ribbed edges inspired by floral designs in Murano's signature style, and the vase's rich color palette leaves no doubt as for its Murano origin. This gorgeous Murano Glass vase is an instant conversation piece and a fine Venetian accent for any house or office decor, whether classic or contemporary in style. Despite its fragile look, this vase is heavy and crafted to become a family heirloom passed through generations. Stylish in a very Italian wa