Barovier&Toso is the oldest glass company in Italy and possibly the world. Barovier&Toso produces their Murano glass collection on the island of Murano. Murano, like many other islands, is a place of mystery and marvel. The history of Barovier&Toso dates back to as far as 1295 and numerous museum collections include some of their finest glass work. The Murano glass company has perfected the ancient art of glass manufacturing which has made Murano world famous over the centuries. After all this time, the company is still firmly under family control: Giovanni Toso is the current president of the company
and his focus is to blend the masterful old glass blowing techniques with new modern styles. The Italian glass company produces a wide range of hand made Venetian glass items such as Murano crystal glasses, hand blown Murano glass art, classic and contemporary lighting including Murano chandeliers, crystal chandeliers, pendant lights, table lamps, floor lamps, wall sconces and other Murano lamps. The Barovier&Toso contemporary lighting collection is perfect for any home decor and custom designed glass chandeliers can be made upon request for public buildings.