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Red Group (3 vessels)

1995 Dante Marioni Born: Mill Valley, California 1964 blown glass part A: 14 x 13 1/4 x 9 in. (35.6 x 33.7 x 22.9 cm) part B: 28 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 6 in. (71.5 x 26.7 x 15.3 cm) part C: 33 1/2 x 7 x 6 3/8 in. (85.2 x 17.8 x 16.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the James Renwick Alliance 1995.48A-C Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 55B

Luce Center Quote

“I just use a solid wad of color to create a field. My work has never been about surface embellishment.” Dante Marioni, Glass Focus, 1999

Luce Center Label

Dante Marioni creates glass pieces that express his love for color and symmetry. He trained with the Italian glass maestro Lino Tagliapietra, who taught him the Venetian tradition of elegant shapes and rich colors. Marioni often displays his vessels in groups, so that the pieces complement and enhance one another.


decorative arts - glass

Crafts - Glass


About Dante Marioni

Born: Mill Valley, California 1964

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