Lovers statue

Nov 22, 2021. 18:05 UTC
Lovers statue
Mark
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Category
Murano glass

Acquired from
Gallery/Dealer

For sale
No
Description

I have a lovers sculpture, the colour is all on one side the rest is clear glass, the colours change depending on where you view it from. It’s is signed.

Provenance

Nothing

Answered within 1 day
Nov 24, 09:58 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

£800 - £1,200 GBP

Insurance Value

£2,000 GBP
What does this mean?

Hi Mark,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage Murano Andrea Tagliapetra chalcedony "Lovers" sculpture
third quarter 20th Century
featuring two embracing figures in chalcedony and clear glass, on a circular plinth base, labeled and signed "Andrea" underneath.
13 inches (33 cm) tall
CONDITION: appears to be in excellent condition
PROVENANCE: acquired from a dealer
GBP 800-1,200*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you again for using Mearto.

Mark moylan Nov 24, 10:04 UTC

Hi the statue is 13ins 33cm

Rgds

Mark

Delia Nov 24, 12:20 UTC

Thanks. I'm having trouble reading the signature and this model - embracing lovers - is a very popular one made by many different Murano artisans. Do you know who made it?

Mark moylan Nov 24, 12:35 UTC

I believe it is signed by glass master Andrea Tagliapietra made in chalcedony glass

Delia Nov 24, 12:45 UTC

Thanks, Mark, you're all set.

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