Vintage Venetian mask
Venetian mask era. Made of resin decorated. Venetian masks emerged as protecting the identity of the carrier and are now merely artistic and cultural representation as emblematic of this city.
We sense that first appeared around the ninth century, as an act of rebellion against the social constraints of the Republic of the Serenissima. Preserving their anonymity all citizens could act upon their thoughts. All have a voice regardless of their social scale.
Venetian masks became the symbol of freedom, hedonism and immorality, allowing unleash the imagination and endless parties.