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Barovier and Toso Ceiling Lamp in Murano Blown Glass, 1940s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Saint Ouen, FR
A delicate suspension lamp in a traditional Venetian spirit entirely of handmade glass. This piece seems to float in the air and diffuse a soft light. It has been realised in 1940, ...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Four Ceiling Lamps by Barovier and Toso, Italy, 1950's
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Barcelona, ES
Four ceiling lamps by Barovier & Toso, Italy, 1950's. Hand blown pulegoso glass and brass. Three bulbs in each lamp with new wire adapted to european and US use.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Fantastic Murano Ceiling by Barovier & Toso, 1980
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Barovier e Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. Basket consists of 100 flowers Murano glass ice and gold inclusion. Measures: Six x 100 watt lights.
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Ceiling Millefiori by Barovier & Toso Murano, 1990
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Stunning sconce Millefiori by Barovier & Toso style, Murano, 1990.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

Murano Glass Ceiling Lamp by Barovier & Toso, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in taranto, IT
Splendid, museum original chandelier from the 1950s, production and design by ercole barovier, made of rostrato murano glass with a single central glass and brass inserts Original...
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Vintage 1950s Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Majestic Murano Ceiling Light by Barovier & Toso, circa 1970's
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
This extraordinary large fixture with circa 150 leaves arranged on four levels, the glasses are embellished with gold inclusions.    
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20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Ercole Barovier for Barovier&Toso 8 Lights Ceiling Lamp in Murano Glass
By Barovier&Toso, Ercole Barovier
Located in Milan, IT
Manufactured in the 40s by Barovier&Toso, this ceiling lamp features 8 lights and a metallic structure wrapped in stunning blown Murano glass, while the light diffusers and the cover...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Palmette 5310 3 Ceiling Lamp in Crystal Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
The Palmette 5310 is a series of striking lighting units based on sectional elements that can be assembled to make anything from simple domestic wall sconce to large hanging lamps fo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Grand Hotel 5116 80 Ceiling Lamp in Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
The Grand Hotel light fixture are one of the most celebrated of our classic collections, its elegant design and the color range enabling attractive and impressive decorative effects....
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Pigalle 5688 Ceiling Lamp in White/Crystal Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Designed for any environment that requires diffuse light and equipped with traditional lighting, the Pigalle 5688 ceiling lamp in white/crystal glass with a polished chrome finish, i...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Ceiling Fixture by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
The ceiling lamp is made of small roses in precious Murano glass.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Pigalle 5690 Ceiling Lamp in White/Crystal Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Designed for any environment that requires diffuse light and equipped with traditional lighting, the Pigalle 5690 ceiling lamp in white/crystal glass and polished chrome finish, is p...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Barovier & Toso Mid-Century Modern Crystal Murano Glass Ceiling Chandelier, 1970
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Murano, Venezia
A very important ceiling lamp for its size that reaches a diameter of 85 cm (inches 33.46). Composed of 24 glass elements called "Plates", in this beautiful ceiling light you can ad...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass, Art Glass

Barovier & Toso Mid-Century Modern Grey Murano Glass Ceiling Chandelier, 1970s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Murano, Venezia
A very important ceiling lamp for its great size that reaches a diameter of 130 cm (inches 51.18). Composed of 32 glass elements called "Plates", in this beautiful ceiling light you...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

New Felci 7245 Ceiling Lamp in Crystal Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
The new Felci is an almost total redesign of a historic Barovier&Toso collection, consisting of eight models (two are wall sconces) and also suitable for all the very large interiors...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Multi-Color Venetian Flower Glass Ceiling Light Barovier&Toso, Attributed, Pair
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
This amazing pair of basket is made of dozen of precious Murano multi-color flower glasses. 6 x E 14 light bulbs. Available also a pair of sconces.  
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Barovier & Toso Mid-Century Modern Amber Murano Glass Ceiling Chandelier, 1970s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Murano, Venezia
A very important ceiling lamp for its great size that reaches a diameter of 130 cm (inches 51.18). Composed of 32 glass elements called "Plates", in this beautiful ceiling light you...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Mid-Century Multicolor Flower Glass Ceiling Light 1950s by Barovier e Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
This amazing flower basket is made of dozen of precious Murano flowers glasses. Pink , Yellow , Blu , Light blu and Ice color handblown flowers. Available a pair and also a pair o...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Ceiling Flowers Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Measures: Diameter 62 cm He...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Ceiling Flower Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Measures: Measures: Diameter 4...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Large Ceiling Leaves Barovier & Toso Style, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and fabulous Barovier & Toso style Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 24 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form golden powder glass panels plus a hug...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Ceiling Lamps Chandeliers Murano Glass Mid Century by Barovier&Toso Set of 2
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Palermo, IT
Set of 2 half-sphere ceiling lamps by Barovier & Toso. Each single piece has two lights with a white enamelled metal structure covered with transparent Murano glass flowers with gold...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Ceiling Flowers Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass. Measures: Diameter 62 cm Height 20 cm.
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Royal Chandelier Ceiling Leaves Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1990s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Royal chandelier by Barovier & Toso leaves gold inclusions, 1980. Measures: Diameter 90 cm, height 40 cm.  
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Ceiling Flowers Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1960s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Measures: Diameter 60 cm He...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Ceiling Flowers Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass. Measures: Diameter 62 cm Height 20 cm.
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Trim 7320 Ceiling Lamp in Glass with Polished Chrome Finish, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Here you are shown the trim 7320 iling lamp in glass with polished chrome finish. What happens if you take an idea from the 1960s, geometrically compose it using precise mathematical...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Huge Multi-Color Venetian Flower Glass Ceiling Light Attr. to Barovier&Toso 1960
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
This striking and rare rhombus shape ceiling light is made of myriad of precious Murano multi-color flower glasses. 6 x E 14 light bulbs. Available also a pair of sconces.     
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Trim 7319 Ceiling Lamp in Glass with Polished Chrome Finish, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Here you are shown the Trim 7319 ceiling lamp in glass with polished chrome finish. What happens if you take an idea from the 1960s, geometrically compose it using precise mathematic...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Huge Multi-Color Venetian Flower Glass Ceiling Light attr. to Barovier&Toso 1960
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
This striking and rare rhombus shape ceiling light is made of myriad of precious Murano multi-color flower glasses. 6 x E 14 light bulbs. Available also a pair of sconces.  
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Anversa 5698 Ceiling Lamp in Chrome and Glass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
The Anversa was originally designed in 2014, and here you are being shown the Anversa 5698 Ceiling lamp in polished chrome. This collection of two ceiling lamps and one wall lamp bor...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Flush Mount

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Chrome

Lovely Venetian Ceiling Flowers Basket by Barovier & Toso, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Multi-color Murano glass flowers basket. Two E27 bulb 6W. Wired for us standards.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Blown Glass

Rare Barovier and Toso Twisted Murano Glass Italian Chandelier 1930's Ceiling
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Lyon, FR
Italian chandelier from the 1930s attributed to Barovier & Toso. Chrome plated brass structure and fittings, the two arms and the rest of the chandelier are made of Murano twisted gl...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Mid-Century Modern More Lighting

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Brass

Royal 5407 Ceiling Lamps in Glass and Polished Brass, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Here you are shown the Royal 5407 ceiling lamp in glass and a polished brass finish. This ceiling lamp is part of a GlA series of ceiling lamps with elements in handmade glass. Visib...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Flush Mount

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Brass

Rex 5358 Ceiling Lamp in Glass and Polished Chrome, by Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Large ceiling lamps with hanging lamps and wall sconces to match, all using typical Barovier&Toso materials. Metal parts in polished brass. The creations of Barovier&Toso are one-of...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Flush Mount

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Brass

Aquamarine and Ice Murano Glass Flowers Basket Ceiling Light by Barovier & Toso
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Amazing Mid-Century Modern hand blown Italian flush mount chandelier featuring overlapping crystal flowers, Aquamarine and ice, mounted on a webbed white painted frame. Measures: ...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Blown Glass

Fine Italian Glass Ceiling Fixture by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1950
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Italian Murano glass ceiling fixture by Barovier & Toso, 1950.
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Pair of Large Ceiling Leaves Barovier & Toso Style, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and fabulous Barovier & Toso style Murano Italy art glass ceiling lights. The rare lamp is made of 24 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form golden powder glass panels plus a hu...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Pair of Large Ceiling Leaves Barovier & Toso Style, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and fabulous pair of Barovier and Toso style Murano Italy art glass ceiling lights. The rare lamp is made of 24 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form golden powder glass panels...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Spectacular Pair Ceiling Flower Lamps by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. The ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Measures: Measures: Diameter...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Original Large Ceiling Flush Mount by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and original Barovier & Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 30 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form ambra and ice glass panels plus a huge glas...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Pair of Ceiling Flowers Lamp by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Pair of Barovier & Toso Venetian glass flowers basket ceiling. Each ceiling lamp is made of dozens of small roses in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Measures: Diameter 42...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Barovier & Toso Multicolor Murano Flower Glass Big Ceiling Light, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Barovier e Toso Murano flower glass ceiling light, 1950s. Basket consists more 200 flowers Murano glass. Available also a pair of extraordinary scones published with a reference num...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Blown Glass

Midcentury Murano Barovier & Toso Flowers Flush Light Fixture, Ceiling, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Multi-color, pink, gold, green, grey/blue. Flush fixture is made of many blossoms in precious Murano glass with gold inclusions. Gorgeous work that can be totally midcentury and vint...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Murano Glass, Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass

Original Large Ceiling Flush Mount by Barovier & Toso. Murano, 1980s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and original Barovier & Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 30 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form ambra and ice glass panels plus a huge glas...
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Late 20th Century Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Original Large Ceiling Flush Mount Light by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1940s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and original Barovier & Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 26 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form ice glass panels plus a huge glass as a bot...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Pair of Barovier & Toso Ceiling Light Murano Glass Gold and Ice Flowers Basket
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Pair of Amazing Mid-Century Modern hand blown Italian flush mount chandelier featuring overlapping crystal flowers, gold with 23-carat gold leaf fleck inclusions, mounted on a webbed...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Blown Glass

Pair of Amazing Venetian Ceiling Flowers Basket by Barovier & Toso, 1950s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Rome, IT
Multi-color Murano glass flowers basket. Two E27 bulb 6W. Wired for US standards.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Blown Glass

Barovier & Toso Chandelier Venini Four-Color Glass Flush Mount Ceiling Light
By Paolo Venini, Barovier&Toso
Located in Labrit, Landes
Barovier & Toso Murano Venini rare four-color glass chandelier stunning and impressive with its original label on the top of flush mount, Barovier and Toso. We understand that this...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Glass

Pair Original Large Ceiling Flush Mount Lights by Barovier & Toso, Murano, 1940s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Budapest, HU
Fantastic and original pair Barovier & Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling lights. The rare lamp is made of 26 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form ice glass panels plus a huge glass as...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Flush Mount

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Metal

Alumina 7285 Ceiling Lamp in Glass, by Alessandro Piva from Barovier&Toso
By Alessandro Piva, Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
Originally designed in 2016 by Alessandro Piva, the Alumina 7285 ceiling lamp is constructed on a satin-finish with bronze serpentine, that recalls the criss-crossing of pipes from o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Bronze

Italian Murano Floral Flush Mount Ceiling or Wall Lamp by Barovier & Toso, 1960s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Hamburg, DE
Ceiling or wall lamp in the style of a flower basket, manufactured by Barovier & Toso in Murano/ Italy in the 1960s. Murano glass clear blossoms with transparent points on the fix...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount

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Murano Glass

Topkapi 7093 60 Ceiling Lamp in Glass, by Daniela Puppa from Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso, Daniela Puppa
Located in Venice, IT
Topkapi is a family ceiling lamps characterized by the contrast between the modern lines in white sanded glass bowl which sends out a soft, diffused light, and the Classic pendants i...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Topkapi 7094 60 Ceiling Lamp in Glass, by Daniela Puppa from Barovier&Toso
By Barovier&Toso, Daniela Puppa
Located in Venice, IT
Topkapi is a family ceiling lamps characterized by the contrast between the modern lines in white sanded glass bowl which sends out a soft, diffused light, and the classic pendants i...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Chrome

Barovier Flower Ceiling Lamp Murano with Gold Inclusion, Italy 1930s
By Barovier&Toso
Located in London, GB
Fantastic and fabulous Barovier and Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 22 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form golden powder glass panels plus a huge gl...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

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Murano Glass

Rare Ceiling / Wall Lamp or Sconce Glassa by Rodolfo Dordoni for Barovier & Toso
By Rodolfo Dordoni, Barovier&Toso
Located in Munich, DE
Amazing ceiling / wall lamp or sconce 'Glassa'. Designed by Rodolfo Dordoni for Barovier & Toso, 1988, Italy. Executed in salmon colored thick glass and enameled metal, the ceiling ...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

Rare Barovier Flower Ceiling Lamp, Murano Art Glass, Golden Powder
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Fantastic and fabulous of vintage style Barovier and Toso Murano Italy art glass ceiling light. The rare lamp is made of 24 mouth-blown hand-formed leaf-form golden powder glass pane...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Art Glass

Excelsior 5426 Ceiling Lamp in Glass with Galvanized Gold Finish, by Barovier
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Venice, IT
A series of Classic ceiling lamps, with wall sconces and hanging lamps to match; extreme elegance and an attractive, distinctive range of colors. Visible metal parts in galvanized go...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Gold

Pair of Glass Ceiling Fixtures by Barovier Made in Italy, circa 1935
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Pair of ovoid shaped ceiling lights by Barovier with original glass and canopies. Each light has three sockets within the dimensional glass which have been changed to US current.
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Vintage 1930s Italian Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

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Metal

Barovier & Toso Ceiling Light, Murano, 1950
Located in Budapest, HU
Superb ceiling light.   
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Mid-20th Century Italian Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass

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Barovier And Toso Ceiling For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal barovier and toso ceiling for your home. Frequently made of glass, metal and murano glass, every barovier and toso ceiling was constructed with great care. Find 232 options for an antique or vintage barovier and toso ceiling now, or shop our selection of 18 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished piece. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect barovier and toso ceiling — we have versions that date back to the 20th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. A barovier and toso ceiling is a generally popular piece of furniture, but those created in Mid-Century Modern, Modern and Art Deco styles are sought with frequency. Barovier&Toso, Barovier and Daniela Puppa each produced at least one beautiful barovier and toso ceiling that is worth considering.

How Much is a Barovier And Toso Ceiling?

A barovier and toso ceiling can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $3,374, while the lowest priced sells for $337 and the highest can go for as much as $56,180.

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The right table lamp, outwardly sculptural chandelier or understated wall pendant can work wonders for your home. While we’re indebted to thinkers like Thomas Edison for critically important advancements in lighting and electricity, we’re still finding new ways to customize illumination to fit our personal spaces all these years later. 

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Although contemporary innovators continue to impress, some of the classics can’t be beat. 

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With decades of design evolution behind it, home lighting is no longer just practical. Crystalline shaping by designers like Gabriel Scott turns every lighting apparatus into a luxury accessory. A new installation doesn’t merely showcase a space; carefully chosen ceiling lights, table lamps and floor lamps can create a mood, spotlight a favorite piece or highlight your unique personality.

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