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 way, this Murano Sommerso vase makes a fine gift for momentous occasions such as career milestones, birthdays, anniversaries, or weddings.
- Measurements: This unique Murano glass vase measures 12 inches in height. It is 6 inches in width in its widest part. The diameter of the opening at the top is 1-1/2 inches, enough to hold several stems of your favorite flowers.
- The vase is very well packaged to avoid damage in transit.
- Authenticity: This vase is 100% authentic Murano Glass creation. It comes with the sticker of Murano's official Glassmakers' Consortium and the certificate of authenticity.
- As this Murano Sommerso vase is a unique piece of art made by hand, some variations of colors and patterns as well as random bubbles inside glass are possible and serve as additional assurance of the authenticity of this Venetian vase.