Miniature Masterpieces Mosaic Glass 1838-1924

Sarpellon, Giovanni


Publisher: Prestel
Place Published: Munich and New York
Date Published: 1995
Illustrator: profusely illustrated
Size: 4to

Illustrated survey of mosaic glass produced between 1838-1924, with focus on pieces bearing figurative motifs; first published in Italian in 1990, this English edition accompanied the exhibition ‘Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass’, Corning Museum of Glass New York June – October 1995; chapters on The Franchini Family, The Moretti Family, The Barovier Family; text translated by Heidi Wenyon; 1084 illustrations, 1073 in colour; foxing to endpapers and prelims, mild toning to edges of some pages, o.w. Very Good in Very Good dustwrapper.

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