Murano Glass Chandeliers
Splendid Murano glass chandeliers that evoke magnificent Venetian interiors of the 17th century. Their elaborated shapes are only possible thanks to the incredible techniques that have been refined for centuries.
Murano glass chandeliers are blown using techniques that date back to the 14th century, refined over the following centuries. This small island outside Venice has been home to some of the greatest innovators in the glass manufacturing process.
The world renowned Venetian chandeliers started being developed around 1700: they are often adorned by floral motives and beautiful, vivid colors.
One of the most well known types of Venetian chandeliers goes under the name of "Rezzonico Chandelier". It was originally designed by Giuseppe Briati for the noble Rezzonico family, and presented unique challenges in its manufacturing that involved a multitude of pieces, all made by hand.