The legendary Tiffany studio propelled stained glass windows to new heights of popularity in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This glittering collection includes 30 full-page reproductions: gardens, forests, river valleys, and other imaginative scenes.
Discover some of Louis Comfort Tiffany's finest work with reproductions of the artist's stained glass windows. Color 31 renderings of gardens and forests, river valleys, Biblical scenes, memorial windows, more.
Graphics and Products Since the Industrial Revolution
Author: David Raizman
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Category: Arts and crafts movement
An exploration of the parallel development of product and graphic design from the 18th century to the 21st. The effects of mass production and consumption, man-made industrial materials and extended lines of communication are also discussed.
-- Published to coincide with a major exhibition. -- Examines in depth the historical background of each designer and firm, their styles and techniques. This introduction to the most innovative period of goth century glass-making was published to coincide with The Art of Glass - Art Nouveau to Art Deco exhibition at the Sunderland Museum and Art Gallery. The fascinating history of art glass in this Period begins in the 1880's with the precursors to Art Nouveau, follows the creations of Galle, Daum and Muller Freres. It continues with the development of opalescent, frosted and clear molded glass -- especially Lalique, Art Deco, functionalism, Orrefors and English and Scottish glass. But it is above all the glass itself, beautifully reproduced in full color, that brings to life one of the most exciting and creative periods in the history of art glass.
This brand new book introduces both specialists and generalists alike to the remarkable world of glass manufacture and design from the Ancient World to the present day, as presented in one of the world s great collections of glass. Published on the occa