Offered by: Lobel Modern, Inc.
NYDC, 200 Lexington Ave., Suite 915 New York City, NY 10016 , United States Call Seller 212.242.9075

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Karl Springer 6-Arm Hand-Blown Glass Chandelier with Scavo Finish 1980s

$ 15,000
  • Description
    Hand blown 6 arm glass chandelier with scavo finish by Seguso (Murano Italy) for Karl Springer, American 1980's. Seguso executed all of Karl Springer’s hand-blown glass pieces and Karl’s preferred finish was scavo which means “dug up” and imitates ancient objects in the form and texture to those found in archaeological excavations. During manufacturing, a mixture of several powders (carbonates nitrates, talc, silica, etc.) is dispersed on the glass surface. Then the object is heated up to 800-Celsius degrees. A stunning work of art.

    Provenance: This chandelier comes from the collection of a gentleman who worked for Karl Springer before the showroom closed.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Documented elsewhere (exact item)
    Notes: Lobel Modern Archive has numerous ads published in the 1980’s in Architectural Digest showing this model chandelier.
    Origin: United States
    Period: 1980-1999
    Materials: Murano Glass, Hand-Crafted
    Condition: Good. Condition: Excellent
    Creation Date: 1980s
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Studio Craft, Collectible Design
    Dealer Reference #: chandelier252
    Incollect Reference #: 550669
  • Dimensions
    H. 32 in; Diam. 34.5 in;
    H. 81.28 cm; Diam. 87.63 cm;
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