The art of glass. Tape 2, Lectures by the Corning Museum of Glass staff [videorecording] / [National Gallery of Art]

Title: 
The art of glass. Tape 2, Lectures by the Corning Museum of Glass staff [videorecording] / [National Gallery of Art]
Publisher: 
Washington, D.C. : [National Gallery of Art?], 1990.
Description: 
1 vidoecassette (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Lanmon, Dwight P.
Brill, Robert H.
Spillman, Jane Shadel.
Frantz, Susanne K.
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
Corning Museum of Glass.
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
62346
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Art of glass : lectures by The Corning Museum of Glass staff. Tape 2
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VHS
Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Art of glass : lectures by The Corning Museum of Glass staff. Tape 2
Holdings Note: 
DVD Digitized Preservation Copy
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Shelving title: Art of glass : lectures by The Corning Museum of Glass Staff, Tape 2
Lectures by the Corning Museum of Glass staff
Notes: 
Title from VHS label.
Presented on the occasion of The Corning Museum's exhibition at the National Gallery of Art in 1990.
Dwight Lanmon adds closing remarks at the end.
Dwight Lanmon, Director ; Robert H. Brill, Research Scientist ; Jane Spillman, Curator of 20th-Century Glass ; Susanne Frantz, Curator of Contemporary Glass.
Filmed at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., December 9, 1990.
Dr. Brill introduces some of the information gleaned from the museum's involvement with some glassmakers in Afghanistan, whose methods in 1977 were essentially the same as that used in ancient times, and shows the film "Glassmakers of Herat". His lecture is followed by Jane Spilman's who presents a brief history of the 18th-19th c. American glass industry and techniques. The last lecture is presented by Susanne Frantz whose lecture focuses on glass artists of the last 100 years.
VHS.
DVD.
Event Notes: 
Filmed at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., December 9, 1990.
Contents: 
Glassmaking in Afghanistan / Robert Bril (55 min.) ; American treasury / Jane Shadel Spillman (24 min.) ; From Tiffany to today / Susanne Frantz (35 min.)