From Neuwelt to the whole world : 300 years of Harrach glass / edited by Jan Mergl.

Title: 
From Neuwelt to the whole world : 300 years of Harrach glass / edited by Jan Mergl.
Publisher: 
[Revnice, Czech Republic] : Arbor Vitae ; Prague : Museum of Decorative Arts, c2012.
Description: 
439 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Other Authors: 
Mergl, Jan.
Uměleckoprůmyslové muzeum v Praze.
Západočeské muzeum v Plzni.
Muzeum skla a bižutérie v Jablonci nad Nisou.
Edition: 
1st ed.
Bib ID: 
128810
Notes: 
Goblet designs on endpapers.
Complimentary copy; Arbor Vitae; 2012; 1000125640;1000125639
Includes bibliographical references (p. 422-431) and index.
Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, May 31-September 16, 2012; the West Bohemian Museum in Plzeň, September-December 2012; and the Museum of Glass and Jewellery in Jablonec nad Nisou, January 31-May 26, 2013.
Published simultaneously in Czech as: Z Nového Světa do celého světa.
Contents: 
Three centuries of the glassworks in Neuwelt --
Three centuries of the Harrach glass --
Baroque, rococo and neo-classicism, 1712-1810 --
Empire, Biedermeier and the rococo revival, 1810-1850 --
Historicism, 1850-1880 --
The search for new possibilities, 1880-1895 --
Harrach art nouveau, 1895-1915 --
Harrach art deco, 1915-1945 --
New glass approaches, 1945-1990 --
The present, 1990-2012.
The Counts of Harrach and the glassworks in Neuwelt / Jan Luštinec --
Principal dates in the history of the glassworks in Neuwelt --
The Counts of Harrach's glassworks and its international retail business / Florian Knothe --
Harrach glass from the baroque to neo-classicism / Helena Brožková --
Cutting, pastes embedded into glass, types of glassware manufactured in the empire period / Jan Schöttner --
Coloured glass of the Biedermeier period and the rococo revival / Jan Schöttner --
Embedded pastes of the Biedermeier period and the rococo revival / Jan Schöttner --
The forms and cut in the Biedermeier period / Jan Schöttner --
The forms, cut and Venetian smelting technique in the period of the rococo revival / Jan Schöttner --
Glass with engraved decoration and Dominik Biemann, 1800-1850 / Jarmila Brožová --
Glass decorated with painting, 1800-1850 / Jarmila Brožová --
The Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All Nations, London 1851 / Jan Mergl --
Glass of the waning rococo revival period / Jan Mergl --
Harrach glass in the antique revival style / Jan Mergl --
General German Exhibition, Munich 1854 / Jan Mergl --
Universal Exhibition, Paris 1855 / Jan Mergl --
Great Exposition, London 1862 / Jan Mergl --
Harrach Renaissance revival: glass in the alt Deutsch style / Jan Mergl --
World's Fair, Vienna 1873 / Jan Mergl --
The Centennial International Exhibition, Philadelphia 1876 / Jan Mergl --
Renaissance revival glass of the 1870s and 1880s / Jan Mergl --
Neo-baroque and second rococo revival glass / Jan Mergl --
Harrach glass in Islamic and Japanese style / Jan Mergl --
Hot-shaped and decorated glass / Jan Mergl --
International Exhibition, Sydney 1879-1880 / Jan Mergl --
World's Fair, Antwerp 1885 / Jan Mergl --
World's Fair, Paris 1889 / Jan Mergl --
National Jubilee Exhibition, Prague 1891 / Jan Mergl --
Columbian World's Fair, Chicago 1893 / Jan Mergl --
Harrach drinking glassware at the time of historicist style / Jan Mergl --
Art nouveau hot-shaped and decorated glass / Jan Mergl --
Art nouveau painted glass / Jan Mergl --
Art nouveau etched glass / Jan Mergl --
Art nouveau engraved glass / Jan Mergl --
Art nouveau cut glass / Jan Mergl --
World's Fair, Paris 1900 / Jan Mergl --
World's Fair, St. Louis 1904 / Jan Mergl --
Drinking glassware of the art nouveau period / Jan Mergl --
Harrach glass in the period of the 1920s and 1930s / Jan Mergl --
International Exhibition of Decorative Arts and Modern Industry, Paris 1925 / Jan Mergl --
Drinking glassware of the inter-war period / Jan Mergl --
Historical techniques and new technologies / Lenka Marglová Pánková --
Drinking sets and the new colour palette of hot-refined glass / Lenka Merglová Pánková --
A new form in new conditions / Lenka Merglová Pánková.
ISBN: 
9788074670084 (Arbor vitae)
9788071011132 (Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague)
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG objects: 75.3.87, p. 33 (top) -- 82.3.17, p. 33 (bottom) -- 61.3.8, p. 34 (top) -- 79.3.585, p. 34 (bottom) -- 2010.3.142, p. 35 -- 2011.3.3, p. 36 (top left) -- 50.3.53, p. 37 (top) -- 2010.3.121, p. 37 (bottom).
Includes CMGL materials: 89888, p. 239, p. 35 (top right) -- 22563, v.2, pl. 134, p. 36 (top right), p. 196 -- 19441, pl. 38, p. 151 -- 22563, v. 2, pl. 125, p. 194 (top) -- 22563, v. 1, pl. 33, p. 198 (bottom) -- 27423, p. 81, p. 292 (top).