Handmade Unique Vase. By master Murano glass Alessandro Mandruzzato.
|VASE XL||DROP||40 X 15||CRYSTAL SATIN|
Murano glass Goccia vase feature a shape that resembles a drop. This because the process consist to submerged different blends of colored Murano glass in the uncolored glass.
Not only the way it has been blown confers to it the appearance of a drop but also the external shape.
The vase has been modeled by hand and with the aid of machinery through the use of grinding powders. Additionaly the master glassmaker uses cold engraving techniques, “beating” (small incisions) or satin finishing.
Each piece is unique and might be slightly different from the product shown since it is entirely handmade.
All creations by Alessandro Mandruzzato bear the “Vetro Artistico Murano” trademark.
His father, Gianfranco Mandruzzato, had the opportunity to work on projects for global phenomenons like Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall and Max Ernst. There are only 47 families that have been approved by the Vetro Artistico Murano, an organization that protects native Italian artisans and their right to produce glass on the Italian Island of Murano. The Mandruzzato family is honoured to own the Factory number 38.
Manufactured to order in Murano Italy– Lead time 14-16 weeks if not in stock
All prices exclude shipping costs and are quoted ex works from Murano, Italy – once you make your selections shipping costs will be quoted to the final delivery address
PRE-ORDER ITEMS ALLOW 14 WEEKS 50% UPFRONT, BALANCE BEFORE DELIVERY