A unique, three-dimensional way to display your love for the great outdoors, this Buffalo Crystal Sculpture from Mats Jonasson is sure to become a cherished family heirloom. Clean and contemporary, this wildlife-inspired piece fits any color scheme. The perfect glass figure is the result of careful timing and artistic balance between the glass master's careful working of the hot glass and the total precision of the engraver. Mats Jonasson uses an exclusive crystal recipe that picks up reflected light and gives the glass extra clarity and beauty; blown, etched and polished by the hands of master artisans. Item comes in gift box set that includes a biography of the artist.
Made in Sweden with flawless Swedish crystal
Engraved 3 dimensional buffalo design
A unique and exceptional expression of this artist's personal vision and talents
Approximate weight of 6 lbs
Mats Jonasson Crystal sculptures include tigers, bears, elephants, wolves, sea turtles and more, each crafted by glass artists in Sweden using the finest Swedish crystal. Astonishingly detailed lifelike designs are engraved into the back of the crystal, then either colored in vibrant hues or left unadorned, to be experienced through the dazzling flawless surface of the material itself. Roses, irises, sunflowers, orchids and more are rendered to inspire, and be admired, for generations to come.
Mats Jonasson began as an apprentice engraver at The Glass Works in 1959. Over the next thirty years he worked with many of the most respected contemporary glass artists in Sweden. During this period, he developed his own wildlife related natural style that separates him from the rest. To use his own words, "Our forests have captured the hearts and minds of people since time immemorial." And so has Mats Jonasson captured us. Mats and his company, which has been evolving and growing since 1981 in Maleras Sweden, contributes 5% of his company's proceeds on the sale of 12 of his wildlife sculptures, to an international organization that regulates the trade of international endangered flora and fauna species.
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