Lot 1082 (The British & Continental Ceramics & Glass Auction, 20th January 2021)
Sold for £2,000
Condition good to fair.
Restoration to the tail and to the left ear, also areas of chipping to each restoration.
Restoration has not been carried out professionally.
Other than that, there is general surface wear to the piece throughout.
The brown coating is a scavenger finish, and is an intended technique.
Additional images now available.
The bull is approximately 20cm wide.
MURANO GLASS SCULPTURE OF A BUFFALO,
in the manner of Ermanno Nason, modelled standing upright on all fours, the green glass body with scavo finish, 58cm long, 33cm high
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