28 - 29 July 2015
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TWO ITALIAN MURANO GLASS SHELL-FORM VASES,
ONE SIGNED 'BAROVIER E TOSO', 20TH CENTURY,
the first a large shell suffused with gold leaf supported on stylized tentacle and rocky base applied with seashells; the second a flattened shell on circular base with applied grape bunch-form handles, signed
The first, the larger, 15 ½in. (39.3cm.) long
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M. Heiremans, 20th Century Murano Glass: From Craft to Design, Stuttgart, 1996, p. 38 for a similar example.
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