Eye-catching turquoise glass lamp with gold-flecked swirls cased in clear glass. Designed by Alfredo Barbini in the early 1960s. The glass is partially blown after casing layers of colors. Usually the last and more massive is transparent. The faceting and the lens effect give depth to this stylish lamp. Sold with white and brass lamp shade.
Alfredo Barbini, a glass artist born in 1912 on the islands of Murano in the lagoon of Venice, Italy, was one of Murano's leading figures of the twentieth century. His parents were members of families which had been prominent in the glassmaking industry on Murano for generations as glassblowers and bead makers.
Dimension: Dia 7" x H 14"