Czech glass / Sylva Petrová.

Title: 
Czech glass / Sylva Petrová.
Author/Artist: 
Petrová, Sylva.
Publisher: 
Praha : Gallery, 2001.
Description: 
283 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 33 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Microform
Bib ID: 
70644
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5171.C9.P49c
Location: 
Microforms
Call Number: 
F-18710
Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5171.C9.P49c
Notes: 
Preface by Stanislav Libenský.
"This book provides an analysis of Czech glass in the context of the 20th century with the emphasis on the period from the Second World War to the present ... it is above all a history of the artistic contribution of Czech glass towards the modern glass movement in the world"--P. 14.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-273) and index of artists.
Includes CMG objects: Libenský and Brychtová's "Adam and Eve" (p. 30-31), "Meteor" (p. 96) and "Green Eye of Pyramid" (p. 97); two vases by František Vizner (p. 59); Dana Vachtov's "Element 3" (p. 107); Ivan Mareš' "Night Butterfly" (p. 178); and Corning Inc. Headquarter's object: Zámečníková's "Theatrum Mundi" (p. 98)
ISBN: 
8086010457