DECORATIVE ARTS, JEWELRY, CERAMICS, GLASS, TEXTILES

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The Glass Ark

Animals in the Pierre Rosenberg Collection

Edited with text by Giordana Naccari, Cristina Beltrami.

Tracing Murano glass art through the glass animal collection of Pierre Rosenberg, former Director of the Louvre

This publication traces the history of 20th-century Murano glass art through the motif of the glass animal. Taken from the collection of Pierre Rosenberg, art historian and former Director of the Louvre, over 750 glass animals are presented here. Some of the more famous series included are the pulegosi (bubble glass) pieces by Napoleone Martinuzzi, the birds by Tyra Lundgren and Toni Zuccheri, the Zebrati (zebra-striped) series by Barovier & Toso, and the aquariums by Alfredo Barbini.
The volume also features a vast sampling of animals made by lesser-known but equally interesting glassworks, focusing on the aspect of technical and design experimentation in 20th-century Murano glass production. The catalog also showcases sculptures by living artists such as Cristiano Bianchin, Isabelle Poilprez, Maria Grazia Rosin and Giorgio Vigna, which demonstrate the inexhaustible source of inspiration offered by the form of the glass animal.


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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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Goldstruck: A Life Shaped by Jewellery

GOLDSTRUCK: A LIFE SHAPED BY JEWELLERY

By Stephen Webster. Foreword by Tracey Emin. Photographs by Rankin and Amelia Troubridge.

HENI PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9780956873842
USD $75.00
| CAN $99

Pub Date: 11/15/2015
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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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A World Of Belts

A WORLD OF BELTS

By Anne Leurquin.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788884918659
USD $75.00
| CAN $95

Pub Date: 11/30/2004
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Italian Art Ceramics

ITALIAN ART CERAMICS

Edited by Valerio Terraroli, Paola Franceschini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876246869
USD $80.00
| CAN $100

Pub Date: 5/8/2007
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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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Twentieth-Century Jewellery

TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWELLERY

By Alba Cappellieri.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788861305328
USD $85.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 10/12/2010
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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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The Art of Silver Jewellery

THE ART OF SILVER JEWELLERY

By Rene Van Der Star.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788876243837
USD $65.00
| CAN $85

Pub Date: 4/4/2006
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Joris Laarman: Lab

JORIS LAARMAN: LAB

Edited by Anita Star. Text by Andrea Lipps, Sarah Schleuning, Cindi Strauss, Mark Wilson.

AUGUST EDITIONS

ISBN: 9781947359000
USD $60.00
| CAN $85 UK £ 53

Pub Date: 1/10/2017
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