This mask is created by Gianni, Silvia and Roberto
Gianni is a creative mind and unstoppable forge of ideas, he founded the laboratory in 1970. Even today the "Master mask maker" creates "his" masks with the same passion and intensity. Silvia, daughter of art, she was able to stubbornly blend the tradition handed down by her parents with the characteristics of modern materials to create masks that bring tradition into the future. Roberto is committed to mixing tradition with technology and innovation in products in the manufacturing phases. A continuous search to give immortality to the masks and the art of masks making
Venetian Mask Plague Doctor Mask Total Black
For centuries there was no calamity more frightening than the plague. The disease came from the East and therefore all the roads of trade, which was the main source of wealth for Venice, turned into roads of contagion. It was 1630. Together with spices and precious fabrics, the ships of the Serenissima Republic of Venice also carried the black death.
From this frightening historical event was born one of the most famous and recognized Venetian masks, the “Plague Doctor”.
Fully black wearable mask, handmade of papier-mâché. Also available in the classic version, this mask is made and decorated entirely by hand according to the most traditional and ancient technique of Venetian Maskmakers. With 100% Made in Italy Certification.