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Carlo Scarpa

Venini, 1932-1947

By Marino Barovier.

A splendid catalogue devoted to the work of an artist who was responsible for some of the most original glass artworks in art history. Through around 300 works, documents, and original drawings from private collections and museums from all over the world, this important volume reconstructs the work and life of Carlo Scarpa from the very beginnings of his career when he worked as artistic director for the Venini glassworks, between 1932 and 1947. It is no coincidence that Scarpa’s glasswork can be organized into no less than thirty distinct styles, differentiated by the technique of execution and the glass construction method used. We need only think of the corrosi (corroded), in which the material is attacked and eaten into by sawdust soaked in hydrofluoric acid.


Marino Barovier is an author and independent curator. He was born in Venice into one of the oldest families of Murano glassmakers. In 1983, he joined his wife, Marina, in the study of the history of twentieth-century Murano glass.

Carlo Scarpa

SKIRA GLASS AT LE STANZE DEL VETRO
Ettore Sottsass: The Glass

ETTORE SOTTSASS: THE GLASS

Edited by Luca Massimo Barbero.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857235356
USD $70.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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The Glass of the Architects

THE GLASS OF THE ARCHITECTS

Edited by Rainald Franz. Text by Pasquale Gagliardi, Valerio Terraroli, Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Andreas Vass.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232447
USD $60.00
| CAN $78

Pub Date: 2/21/2017
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Glass from Finland in the Bischofberger Collection

GLASS FROM FINLAND IN THE BISCHOFBERGER COLLECTION

Edited by Kaisa Koivisto, Pekka Korvenmaa.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857227610
USD $75.00
| CAN $95

Pub Date: 10/6/2015
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Napoleone Martinuzzi

NAPOLEONE MARTINUZZI

By Marino Barovier.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857221403
USD $100.00
| CAN $130

Pub Date: 10/14/2014
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Carlo Scarpa

CARLO SCARPA

By Marino Barovier.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857214733
USD $85.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 5/21/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


Paolo Venini and His Furnace

PAOLO VENINI AND HIS FURNACE

By Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857233543
USD $85.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 9/26/2017
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Tomaso Buzzi At Venini

TOMASO BUZZI AT VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovierr.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857222479
USD $90.00
| CAN $115

Pub Date: 4/21/2015
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Fulvio Bianconi at Venini

FULVIO BIANCONI AT VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857230085
USD $80.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 10/25/2016
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Vittorio Zecchin: Transparent Glass for Cappellin and Venini

VITTORIO ZECCHIN: TRANSPARENT GLASS FOR CAPPELLIN AND VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857237121
USD $85.00
| CAN $112.5

Pub Date: 8/28/2018
Active | In stock


CARLO SCARPA MONOGRAPHS + ARTIST'S BOOKS

Carlo Scarpa

CARLO SCARPA

By Marino Barovier.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788881183821
USD $29.99
| CAN $37.99

Pub Date: 4/1/1999
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The M.V.M. Cappellin Glassworks and the Young Carlo Scarpa

THE M.V.M. CAPPELLIN GLASSWORKS AND THE YOUNG CARLO SCARPA

Edited by Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA PARIS

ISBN: 9788857239255
USD $85.00
| CAN $115

Pub Date: 2/19/2019
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