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Ehlers (M.) MOSAICS MADE IN AFRICA, a tribute to the mosaics of Vera Giovitto
188pp., colour illus., hardback, Pretoria, 2013. R450
Vera Giovitto was born in Italy in 1942 and moved to South Africa in 1964 to join her husband Renato. They settled in Pretoria and started making mosaics to decorate swimming pools. As demand grew they established the business Mosaic Arts, producing murals and floors for churches, hotels, casinos, banks and private homes. After Renato died their daughter Marina, the author of this book, became an equal partner.

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