Fine Glass Paperweights    410 S. Michigan Ave., Suite #207, Chicago, IL 60605    1-800-538-0766    312-583-1177    
410 S. Michigan Ave., Suite #207, Chicago, IL 60605
1-800-538-0766    
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Twists Glass Studio

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  • Mike Hunter 2017 white rose decorative shallow glass bowl.
  • Sculptures & Vessels
  • TW709TW
  • $1,800

  • Mike Hunter 2017 white rose decorative shallow glass bowl. Through a complex and technical method, a shallow bowl is decorated with a wide ring of swirling white latticinio, bordered on the inside rim with a blue-encased white latticinio twist. The same twist is repeated closer to the middle, where it surrounds a complex center featuring a white rose surrounded by yellow roses, then complex blue and white millefiori canes. The bowl rests atop a white latticinio base edged in cobalt blue, echoing the design of the top section. Signed/dated. Diameter 11", height 2 7/8".
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  • Michael Hunter "Dizzy" decorative shallow glass bowl.
  • Sculptures & Vessels
  • TW699TW
  • $1,200

  • Michael Hunter "Dizzy" decorative shallow glass bowl. "The bowl is made from 3 incalmo sections, the outside two sections are alternating "vetro a fili" whilst the centre is a latticcinio incalmo section. The three cups are pre-made and fused together while hot at the furnace. It's very complex and technical, this style combines ancient Venetian techniques."- Michael Hunter. Signed "Vetro #2". Diameter 12 1/4", height 2 1/8".
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  • Mike Hunter 2016 patterned and close concentric millefiori piedouche paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW631
  • $1,175

  • Mike Hunter 2016 patterned and close concentric millefiori piedouche paperweight. A lavender moss cane with white bull’s-eye center is the focus of a ring of white star-dust canes, a ring of blue and white star canes alternating with white stardust canes, a ring of lavender rose canes, a ring of pairs of lavender flower canes alternating with white and green flower canes, and a border garland of pairs of apricot shaded roses alternating with lavender rose canes, all inside a white stave basket. The arrangement rests on a clear base with a double-swirl of thin blue and white ribbons bordered by a pair of blue and lavender ribbon twist torsades. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/16”, height 3 3/8".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 patch work apple sculpture.
  • Sculptures & Vessels
  • TW695.3
  • $1,000

  • Mike Hunter 2017 patch work apple sculpture. A hollow blown apple is patched with fifteen contrasting sections of canes arranged in patterns and designs that mesmerize. The apple is topped by a latticinio stem that sports a sculpted green leaf. Signed/dated. Diameter 4 5/8".
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  • Mike Hunter 2016 patterned millefiori magnum paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW615
  • $820

  • Mike Hunter 2016 patterned millefiori magnum paperweight. A zigzag line of blue and white star canes interrupts straight bands of red, lavender and pink rose canes, silhouette canes of flying insects, blue and white flower canes and other complex millefiori built of tiny hearts, rods, tubes and stars, which are further interrupted by two round patterns. One has a red and white star cane circled by white and green flower canes and the other has a silhouette cane of a black cat, looking over its shoulder, ringed by red and white star canes. This enticing pattern of millefiori rests in a white stave basket on cobalt blue ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/4”.
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  • Mike Hunter 2015 patterned millefiori roses, seagulls and butterflies magnum paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW594
  • $820

  • Mike Hunter 2015 patterned millefiori roses, seagulls and butterflies magnum paperweight. Twelve rows of complex millefiori canes as well as roses, pansies and silhouettes, lie in parallels, arranged by design, two circular daisy and heart motifs integrated into the rigorous structure and diametrically opping one another. Flat, white stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/2".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 black merletto hollow blown pear sculpture.
  • Sculptures & Vessels
  • TW697.1
  • $750

  • Mike Hunter 2017 black merletto hollow blown pear sculpture. A hollow pear has stripes of extremely fine twisting tubing radiating in a spiraling direction from the top apex of the stem down to the base flower navel in a delicate lacy, sultry and mysterious black merletto technique. A dark green sculpted leaf tops the stem. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/4", height 6 1/4".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 pair of owl murrine yin yang-pattterned millefiori paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW703
  • $725

  • Mike Hunter 2017 pair of owl murrine yin yang-pattterned millefiori paperweight. A detailed left facing owl cane, in a ring of pink complex millefiori, looks on to its right facing mirror image, inside a ring of purple complex millefiori with hearts, separated by a yin yang shaped curving divider of complex millefiori from which radiate curving rows of contrasting millefiori, including yellow roses and orange daisies. White stave basket. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 lavender rose with concentric millefiori bottle and stopper.
  • Sculptures & Vessels
  • TW680.1
  • $650

  • Mike Hunter 2017 lavender rose with concentric millefiori bottle and stopper. A central lavender rose lies at the base of a bottle, surrounded by two rings of smaller lavender roses, then three rings of white, lavender and pink complex millefiori canes. The stopper displays a similar arrangement, with a large central lavender rose surrounded by two rings of complex millefiori. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Height 6 1/2".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl and Marilyn Monroe murrine close packed paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW689
  • $625

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl and Marilyn Monroe murrine close packed paperweight. A colorful assortment of complex close packed canes includes an owl murrina, Marilyn Monroe murrina, a bat, two cats and various colored roses. All resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl and Belle murrine close packed paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW688
  • $625

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl and Belle murrine close packed paperweight. A colorful assortment of complex close packed canes includes an owl murrina, Belle murrina, a moth, a cat and various colored roses. All resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina, close concentric millefiori and butterflies paperweight.
  • modern
  • TW704
  • $585

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina, close concentric millefiori and butterflies paperweight. A large central murrina of a brown owl against a pale blue sky is encircled by four rings of purple and pink complex millefiori, the third of which is spaced by eight butterfly silhouette canes. White stave basket. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3".
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  • Mike Hunter 2016 owl murrina and complex concentric millefiori paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW666
  • $585

  • Mike Hunter 2016 owl murrina and complex concentric millefiori paperweight. A fluffy brown owl murrina, set against a translucent coblat blue sky, lies at the center of four concentric rings of complex millefiori, in shades of purple, pink, orange and white. White and pink shallow stave basket. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl face patterned millefiori paperweight.
  • modern
  • TW708
  • $585

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl face patterned millefiori paperweight. An arrangement of complex millefiori canes forms a yellow beak, two white cheeks, two brown eyes, a ruffly collar of daisies and chevron headdress of a friendly owl. White stave basket. Translucent blue ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 Marilyn Monroe murrina and cat silhouettes complex close packed paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW691
  • $525

  • Mike Hunter 2017 Marilyn Monroe murrina and cat silhouettes complex close packed paperweight. A colorful assortment of complex close packed canes includes a Marilyn Monroe murrina, two cats and various colored roses and pansies. All resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 3/4".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 Belle murrina and pansy complex close packed paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW692
  • $525

  • Mike Hunter 2017 Elizabeth Taylor murrina and pansy complex close packed paperweight. A colorful assortment of complex close packed canes includes an Elizabeth Taylor murrina, a pansy, a moth, a cat and various colored roses. All resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina and purple complex concentric millefiori paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW685
  • $495

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina and purple complex concentric millefiori paperweight. A fluffy brown owl murrina is the central focus of five concentric rings of purple and white complex millefiori, resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina and blue complex concentric millefiori paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW686
  • $495

  • Mike Hunter 2017 owl murrina and blue complex concentric millefiori paperweight. A fluffy brown owl murrina is the central focus of five concentric rings of blue and white complex millefiori, resting on a translucent cobalt blue cushion, within a white shallow stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2015 close concentric millefiori with butterflies and pansies paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW591
  • $480

  • Mike Hunter 2015 close concentric millefiori with butterflies and pansies paperweight. A large central complex cane of red and white pansies is followed by canes in purple and brilliant blue, then large red and white pansies in alternation with butterfly silhouette canes. The design finishes with a ring of red and yellow heart complex canes and an outer garland of red and blue complex heart canes, all atop a flat, white stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2015 close concentric millefiori with roses paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW566
  • $480

  • Mike Hunter 2015 close concentric millefiori with roses paperweight. A central ring of red and white pansy canes is ringed first by complex canes with small white roses at their cores, then by complex heart canes alternating with golden roses, and then by another ring of complex heart canes, all atop a flat, white stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Mike Hunter 2015 patterned millefiori with pansies and roses paperweight.
  • Modern
  • TW569
  • $480

  • Mike Hunter 2015 patterned millefiori with pansies and roses paperweight. Four large pansy complex canes, complex canes with tiny hearts, golden and pink hearts and two red and white pansies are all arranged into a formal garden-like pattern and presented atop a flat, white stave basket. Edition #1 of 1. Signture cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16".