Venetian Glass |1890 1990
Venetian glass, which originated over a thousand years ago, is the oldest example of glass art in Europe. For this reason, it has always been given a privileged position by scholars and collectors all over the world, and evidenced by the endless array of enthusiastic buyers. This fascinating book traces the history of Venetian glass in the twentieth century: from Art Nouveau to new trends in contemporary art. This is the first in-depth summary of this particular historical period in the history of Venetian glass, which until now had only been studied in part.