peggy guggenheim commemorative mosaic portrait
peggy guggenheim portrait mosaic on exhibit in the orsoni garden

to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the peggy guggenheim collection in venice, the angleo orsoni mosaic
atelier has created a glass mosaic portrait of the famous collector. the piece was made by orsoni maestra
antonella gallenda from glass enamels and 24k gold tesserae. the artwork will be presented to the guggenheim
museum in venice on peggy guggenheim‘s birthday, august 26th. the portrait shows guggenheim in a pair of
surrealist sunglasses made for her by edward melcarth.

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peggy guggenheim commemorative mosaic portrait
antonella gallenda, orsoni maestra, at work on the guggenheim portrait

peggy guggenheim commemorative mosaic portrait
peggy guggenheim portrait mosaic by antonella gallenda (detail)