Margit Toth (Hungarian, 1963-) Pate De Verre frog paperweight. Textured frog sitting on a rock. Inscribed by the artist to the side of the paperweight. Weight Approx., 1.5 lbs
Toth studied glass at the Hungarian Academy of Craft and Design in 1981-86. She uses mould melted technique to create her plastic world and satisfy her imagination. Her figures from the animal kingdom have human features and constructed classifying statues sometime looking like fossils from a familiar but not exactly identifiable mythology.
Measures Approx., 3.25" diameter x 3.25" height
Condition: Great condition with minor shelf wear to the underside. A minute fleabite along the bottom edge as pictured in image 5.