"Published in conjunction with the exhibition of the same name, organized by and presented at Museum of Glass, Tacoma, Washington, from November 19, 2011 to June 17, 2012, with the support of the Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, Ltd."--
All works are from the Robert M. Minkoff collection.
C. 1-2 Notable Acquisition 2012.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-).
Purchase; Robert Minkoff Foundation; 2012; 1000086302; 1000086303; 1000086304; 1000086305
Gift; Robert Minkoff Foundation; 2012; 1000086301
C. 1 and c. 2 sent to photography January 2013 (photography nos. 1000086305D and 1000086304D) for photography of hand-drawn illustrations in each copy and of plates 56-57 in c. 2.
CMGL c. 1 has original drawing, handcolored and signed by Paul Stankard 2011 on flyleaf; accompanied by a photograph of the drawing, marked 7.20.11-00002; signed by Robert Minkoff on p. 9.
CMGL c. 2 has original drawing, handcolored and signed by Paul Stankard on flyleaf; accompanied by a photograph of the drawing, marked 7.28.11-00010 image; signed by Robert Minkoff on p. 9.
CMGL c. 5 has original drawing in blue ink, inscribed to the Rakow Library staff by Paul Stankard on flyleaf; signed by Robert Minkoff on p. 9.
Foreword / Museum of Glass --
Foreword / The Robert M. Minkoff Foundation, Ltd. --
Introduction / Andrew Page --
Studio : photo essay / Ron Farina --
The passions of Paul Stankard / William Warmus --
Nature encased --
A passion for the possible --
A passion for nature --
A conversation with Paul Stankard / Andrew Page --
Artwork : paperweights, botanicals, columns & cubes, orbs, diptychs, triptychs & assemblages, vitreographs --