Murano Glass 1910-1970
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By (author) Marc Heiremans
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Murano Glass 1910-1970 by Marc Heiremans
Book DescriptionThis book is part of the series of comprehensive handbooks on Murano glass. This time, Marc Heiremans discusses the masterly glass-working techniques of Murano. With the establishment of a glass museum at Murano in the late 19th century and the exhibition of historic glass objects, the Murano glass-blowers had the opportunity to thoroughly investigate almost forgotten techniques and revive them. The magnificent objects produced by superior glass-blowers in 20th century Murano are based on a few already existing methods like 'Zanfirico', 'a Canne', 'a Murrine' and 'Tessere', as well as modifications on the hot or cooled surface with chemicals. During the 1950s and '60s, these techniques - adapted to new forms, - brought about an impressive renaissance. This publication shows contemporary photographs, original drawings and dazzling colour shots of these defining subjects of Murano's glass-making techniques, which made the brilliant glass-blowers of the tiny island internationally famous.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9783897901636
(314mm x 245mm x 19mm)
Publish Date: 1-Jan-1999
Country of Publication: Germany
Books By Author Marc Heiremans
Vetreria Aureliano Toso, Murano 1938-1968, Hardback (June 2016)
An authoritative reference book on Vetri Decorativi Rag, Aureliano Toso, Murano, and a must-have for all connoisseurs of Murano glass.
Glass Objects from Murano (1932 1973), Hardback (September 2014)
This authoritative reference book on the important Seguso Vetri D Arte glass factory provides collectors, auctioneers and art historians with a wealth of unpublished drawings and photographs.
Art Ceramics, Hardback (May 2006)
Documents the contributions to ceramics by artists in Belgium, and discusses the international recognition they earned for their designs.
Dino Martens Muranese Glass Designer Catalogue of Work, Hardback (January 1999)» View all books by Marc Heiremans
This book is designed to facilitate assured attribution of glass to Dino Martens via designs from and techniques. This is the definitive catalogue of Dino Martens' work in glass. Text in English and German.
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Author Biography - Marc Heiremans
Marc Heiremans is also the author of Seguso Vetrid'Arte - Complete Catalogue and the well-known Art Glass from Murano 1940 - 1970 and 20th Century Murano Glass.
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