Glass ~ MARTINUZZI BLACK VASE WITH RED HANDLES

MARTINUZZI BLACK VASE WITH RED HANDLES

Napoleone Martinuzzi was among the most crative and important of the glass makers in Murano, Italy. This is an early piece, 1930's, in black glass with red paste vitrea (glass paste) handles - a very elegant form. Martinuzzi's pieces are highly prized by collectors, but you need not be a collector to enjoy the elegance and beauty of this vase.

11.5 x 9 inches.

From Primavera Gallery's collection of fine and unusual Italian glass by Martinuzzi and other important Murano glass artists.