Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka and their glass models of sea creatures / Emma Bourke.

Title: 
Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka and their glass models of sea creatures / Emma Bourke.
Author/Artist: 
Bourke, Emma.
Publisher: 
2009.
Description: 
60 leaves : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
Bib ID: 
110672
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (leaves 50-60).
Thesis (BDes). National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland, 2009.
Contents: 
The Blaschkas' history --
The technical process used by the Blaschkas --
International distribution of the Blaschkas' glass models --
The function of the Blaschka glass models of sea creatures --
Natural History Museum of Ireland and the Blaschkas' sea creatures.
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG objects: 2003.3.74, 2003.3.77, 2003.3.78, 2003.3.79, 2003.3.82, 2003.3.84, 2003.3.86 (photo of group), p. 10 -- 79.3.86 (photographed with 2 smaller flowers), p. 12 -- 93.3.73 (selection of glass eyes), p. 16 -- 93.7.9, p. 18 -- Blaschka tools, p. 19 -- Minerals, samples, etc., p. 18-19 -- Blaschka boxes, p. 22.
Includes CMGL materials: 87385 (portrait of Leopold Blaschka), p. 8 (fig. 1) -- 87385 (portrait of Rudolf Blaschka), p. 8 (fig. 2) -- 97615, p. 8 (fig. 3) -- 95857, p. 10 -- 95750, p. 22 -- 121419, p. 35.