Jan Reino Liefkes presents his lecture using slides of objects primarily in the Victoria & Albert Museum, with some objects from the now dispersed Salviati Museum, and other European and British museums. He includes the Ariadne salver, a mosaic table (from 1862), Salviati glassware, Venetian glass at the 1862 London exhibit and later fairs, and enamelled glass.
Filmed during the annual Seminar on Glass at The Corning Museum of Glass, in Corning, NY, October 13, 1994.
David Whitehouse, Director, The Corning Museum of Glass ; Jan Reino Liefkes, Deputy Curator, Ceramics and Glass Collection, Victoria and Albert Museum.
Opening remarks, review of new acquisitions, and introduction by David Whitehouse.