This Dramatic mother and child sculpture is masterfully executed and has the full name signature of Licio Zanetti. It is understood in the market that Licio put his full name on only those pieces that he considered most important and these are considered the most valuable of his work. The hot worked Mother and Child sculpture demonstrate amazing skill with its clean lines and variety of surface treatments. The top half is transparent and blends into a corroso surface treatment. This is mounted on a cast base that has two different textures. The skillful execution with its variety of surface treatments is a testament to the prowess of the Muranese glass artists and is an asset to any collection of art glass, vintage or contemporary. Measuring 17"h x 11"w x 7"d, and weighs 24 pounds, this beauty is in excellent condition and retains two labels.