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Glass Paperweight by Alfredo Barbini, ‘Nudo nel Aqua’, 1949


Code: 10166


W: 28cm (11")H: 5cm (2")D: 7.5cm (3")

Female torso in glass block paperweight with a nude women in black glass and gold flakes applied over black, floating inside clear glass. Ref, Roberto Aloi, Esempi, Verti d’ Oggi, Mainland 1955, p. 61, Macc Heiremans Murano Glass, Themes and Variations, Stuttgart 2002, p 125.

Materials and Techniques: Hand-CraftedArt Glass,Hand-CraftedBlown Glass,Hand-CraftedMurano Glass

Place of Origin: Italy

Period: 1940-1949