Carlo Moretti Handblown Glass Vase with Gold Rim, Italy, 1970s
Carlo Moretti was born in Murano in 1934 and he lived in Venice until his death in 2008. In 1958 he founded the Carlo Moretti firm where he was responsible for the design and production of the firm’s products. During the 1980s he created a number of consortiums on the island of Murano and, in particular, the establishment of the island’s new museum of contemporary glass. Carlo Moretti has been awarded with numerous prizes and international rewards and has been invited to hold conferences on his work in cultural and art institutions worldwide.
12.75 in. H x 5.5 in. D