Art Glass Identification Price Guide

The idea was expensive, and this is what challenged the artist. Toledo hosts
another exhibit called, “American Glass Now.” The first international glass
symposium, “Glass Today, Art or Craft?” is given by the Museum Bellerive, Zurich.

Author: John Shuman, III

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440225123

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 737

Download →

Daring designers such as Louis Comfort Tiffany and Reneacute Lalique are remembered for their intricate pattern creations with glass that pushed the evolution of design. These entrancingly beautiful masterpieces of yesterday are commanding high prices in today's antiques and collectibles marketplace. Author John Shuman Ill gives art glass collectors the helpful advice they need - from bidding techniques at auctions and detecting fakes and frauds, to protecting valuable. With the aid of this identification and price guide they'll obtain a collection they can be proud to display. Valuable information and current market prices are included for Baccarat, Custard Glass, Durand Art Glass, Fairy Lamps, Kimball Glass, Lalique, Loetz, Tiffany, and much more. Readers will confidently identify collectible pieces with more than 300 color images, illustrations, and vintage advertisements. They'll peruse original advertisements from sale catalogues and marvel at the progression of some of the most highly sought after art glass pieces from popular manufactures.
Posted in:

Carved Decorated European Art Glass

His original fine glass, handmade, and exhibited in the Paris Exhibition of 1925,
bears out the early designs of his Art Nouveau jewelry. Plate 340 accurately
reflects the sculptural quality and mastery of design embodied in his work. Today
 ...

Author: Ray Grover

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing

ISBN: 9781462909650

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 245

View: 123

Download →

9781462909650
Posted in:

Roman Mold blown Glass

"The Toledo Museum of Art has one of the largest, most extensive and most varied collections of Roman glass vessels and objects from the eastern Mediterranean currently housed in any museum"--Foreword, p. 9.

Author: E. M. Stern

Publisher: L'ERMA di BRETSCHNEIDER

ISBN: 8870629163

Category: Art

Page: 388

View: 507

Download →

"The Toledo Museum of Art has one of the largest, most extensive and most varied collections of Roman glass vessels and objects from the eastern Mediterranean currently housed in any museum"--Foreword, p. 9.
Posted in:

Locke Art Glass

43 By these tokens , Locke Art Glass was recognized as an art glass ... Regis
Ferson and Mary Fleming Ferson , Yesterday ' s Milk Glass Today ( Pittsburgh ,
Pennsylvania : Regis and Mary Ferson , Publishers , 1981 ) , p . 489 . 30 .
Silverman ...

Author: Joseph H. Locke

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486254003

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 64

View: 170

Download →

Superb, edited reproduction of rare original sales catalog from the workshop of one of America's premier glassmakers. Excellent photographs of exquisitely etched stemware, vases, pitchers, decanters, steins, etc. Price lists, biography of Locke, more. Invaluable aid for identifying, authenticating collectible Locke glass.
Posted in:

The Art of Glass

Kosta Boda, as the glassworks is now known, is one of the most important
producers of modern table and decorative glass in Sweden today. 104 Lalique,
Rene (1860-1945). A leading designer of jewellery and glass. Lalique
specialised in Art ...

Author: Victor Arwas

Publisher: Papadakis Publisher

ISBN: 9781901092004

Category: Art

Page: 111

View: 434

Download →

-- 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.
Posted in:

The Art of Glass

This German movement of postwar art glass has been the most influential , with
Schaffrath and Schreiter at the forefront ... strongly influenced by both Piper and
Schreiter , is one of the most prolific artists working in architectural glass today .

Author: S. Knapp

Publisher:

ISBN: 1610597249

Category: Glass construction

Page: 176

View: 238

Download →

Posted in:

How to Buy Antiques at Bargain Prices

seems to be the makeorbreak question in collectibles today. Collectibles, a term
coined to mean anything ... Prized art glass, rarely found today in antique malls,
is also suffering from weak demand. The sheer beauty of pieces such as Moser ...

Author: John Gollehon

Publisher: Gollehon Press Inc

ISBN: 9780914839712

Category: Antiques.

Page: 256

View: 701

Download →

From yard sales to New York auction houses, learn how to buy antiques at rock-bottom prices. The author, a collector and dealer for over 35 years, shows you all the secrets of buying and selling. A complete listing of all antiques and collectibles by category, with trends and values, is included. Important tips on searching garage sales, auctions, malls, and shows are a valued feature of the book.
Posted in:

Architectural Glass Art

Architectural Glass Art is an invaluable resource and inspiration for students, designers, artists, and architects - everyone interested in the latest developments in the contemporary, artistic uses of glass.

Author: Andrew Moor

Publisher: Reed Mitchel Beazley

ISBN: STANFORD:36105022771534

Category: Decoration and ornament, Architectural

Page: 160

View: 128

Download →

Architectural Glass Art is an invaluable resource and inspiration for students, designers, artists, and architects - everyone interested in the latest developments in the contemporary, artistic uses of glass.
Posted in:

The New Stained Glass

Another important art medium is glass etching by sandblasting . It was developed
in 1870 by an American chemist and creates a smooth , evenly frosted image
contrasted with clear , untouched areas of glass . Today , artists and craftspeople
 ...

Author: George W. Shannon

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 189556980X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 354

Download →

“Well-illustrated...techniques, equipment and safety are all covered in detail...a good addition.”—Library Journal. “More than 20 patterns...illustrated with color photographs. ...Designs are simple, ranging from flowers, to art deco-type angles.”—Booklist.
Posted in:

Australian Glass Today

Summary: "This lavishly illustrated book bears witness to the remarkable flowering of glass as a contemporary creative medium.

Author: Margot Osborne

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781862546684

Category: Art

Page: 154

View: 554

Download →

Summary: "This lavishly illustrated book bears witness to the remarkable flowering of glass as a contemporary creative medium. Australian Glass Today surveys glass vessels and sculptural forms by 45 leading Australian artists, presents seductive images of recent work with background notes, and showcases the latest trend towards using blown and kiln-formed glass as a luminous canvas for further embellishment through a repertoire of carving, cutting and etching techniques."--Publisher description.
Posted in:

Glass made transparent

In 1861 a new artistic direction known as the Arts and Crafts Movement was
established in England. ... Today, the market for Art Nouveau and Art Deco works
of glass is much in demand and many collectors invest in designs from these ...

Author: Tiny Esveld

Publisher: Glass made transparent

ISBN: 9789081577625

Category: Art

Page:

View: 763

Download →

Posted in:

Dante Marioni

Blown Glass Tina Oldknow ... Gallery , Penland , North Carolina Heir Apparent :
Translating the Secrets of Venetian Glass , Bellevue Art Museum , Bellevue ,
Washington Glass Today by American Studio Artists , Museum of Fine 152
Biography.

Author: Tina Oldknow

Publisher: Hudson Hills

ISBN: 1555952046

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 156

View: 193

Download →

. Foreword. 7. . Holding Color. 11. . Dante Marioni, Glassblower. 19. . Plates. 41. . Making a Mosaic Vase 1999. 141. . Acknowledgments. 148. . Selected Public Collections. 149. . List of Plates. 150. . Biography. 152. . Index. 155. . About the Contributors. 156.
Posted in:

Making Tiffany Lamps

The booklet suggests that the artist cut apart the mylar sheet into individual
pattern pieces, which are then used to trace the outlines on the selected art glass.
With today's highly precise copying machines, however, we simply use the mylar
 ...

Author: Hugh V. Archer

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 9780811741866

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 756

Download →

Step-by-step color photos illustrate the entire lamp-making process, from cutting the pattern and selecting glass to assembling tiles and soldering a shade. How-to techniques and construction secrets from one of the country's top Tiffany lamp artists. Features never-before-published secrets for creating an authentic patina and includes large-scale images of 30 finished lamps as well as close-ups of shade details.
Posted in:

The Painters Allied Trades Journal

There's ancient and artistic of the construc tion . They are also capable of re no
short - cut and no way it can be tion crafts — art glass . Now , the craft storing
original Tiffany glass work . done by a machine . It will always is experiencing a
new ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924054234566

Category: House painting

Page:

View: 538

Download →

Posted in:

Louis C Tiffany s Art Glass

Believed to be the largest public collection of Tiffany glass in Europe , it was
donated by the Briggs family in 1933 to the Haworth Art Gallery , Accrington ,
where it is presently housed . If there were ... The Bauhaus - initiated International
Style dominated the world of art , and colorful decorative arts were rejected . ...
The question is often asked whether these values will remain as high as they are
today .

Author: Robert Koch (Tiffany)

Publisher: Crown

ISBN: UOM:39015006805975

Category: Art glass

Page: 134

View: 168

Download →

Posted in:

Marvelous Mosaics for Home Garden

Traditionally , mosaics were fabricated by skilled craftsmen adhering small cubes
of glass , marble , ceramic or stone tiles ... Today the mosaic artist has the
freedom to make items that are new and original as a means of personal
expression ...

Author: George W. Shannon

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 1895569729

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 478

Download →

Make beautiful pieces of mosaics for your home and garden with broken china, glittering glass jewels, shimmering mirrors, smooth stones, sea worn shells and other found objects.
Posted in:

Art Now Gallery Guide

... an exhibition of contemporary artworks om the Fondation Vincent van Gogh ,
Arles , France , of today's modern masters ... glass by John Littleton & Kate Vogel
, Dale Chihuly , Harvey Littleton - antique art glass BRUSH STROKES GALLERY
 ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951P00917045P

Category: Art

Page:

View: 474

Download →

Posted in:

A History of Glassforming

This was mainly comprised of decorative art glass and high quality , traditional
domestic ware ( particularly stemware ) . ... The survivors from this period
continue today , producing and marketing handmade items with a heavy
emphasis on ...

Author: Keith Cummings

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN: 0812236475

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 186

View: 558

Download →

Illustrated throughout with beautiful photographs and drawings, A History of Glassforming is a singular and important book for historians, connoisseurs, and students of glass.
Posted in:

1000 Glass Beads

Now , this fascination with fire and glass has become one of the most exciting
contemporary art forms , its boundaries constantly being explored by innovative
artists on every continent . Why ? The material itself has a special allure : glass
can ...

Author: Valerie Van Arsdale Shrader

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 1579904580

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 408

View: 899

Download →

Illustrations of magnificent bead works including jewellery and sculptural pieces.
Posted in: