Remarkable chandelier designed by Carlo Nason for Mazzega. Made of more than 50 interlocking C-shaped opaline elements. Opaline glass is a leitmotif of Carlo Nason. It shades the light and creates different tones of color, from anise to amber, and different degrees of transparency.
Identifications, references: Rated 5 stars because manufacturing quality, in particular the kind of glass and material used, identifies the piece.
Evaluation assessment: From the complexity of manufacturing and quality of both hardware and glass.
Measurements: Diameter 60 cm, 24″.
Rating: ★★★★★ (for rating details click here)
Creator: Carlo Nason (designer) Mazzega (producer)
Period: Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin: Italy, Murano
Date of Manufacture: 1960-1969
Materials and Techniques: Piastra working, opaline. Metal hardware.
Condition: Pristine. No aging signs detected.