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Lamp (Cesendello)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Italian, Venice (Murano)
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 10 1/4 in. (26.0 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of James Jackson Jarves, 1881
Accession Number:
81.8.222
Not on view
After successful experiments conducted by Gaetano Negrisolo between 1830 and 1852, enameling on glass was resumed in Venice after a hiatus of some three centuries. This example is based on an early Renaissance hanging lamp in the Murano Museum.
James Jackson Jarves (until 1881; to MMA)
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