Worlds of bright glass [videorecording] : the Ravenna Mosaic Company / produced under the auspices of St. Louis University in conjunction with KETC, St. Louis, MO ; producer/director, James F. Scott ; writers, John R. Rossbach, James F. Scott.

Title: 
Worlds of bright glass [videorecording] : the Ravenna Mosaic Company / produced under the auspices of St. Louis University in conjunction with KETC, St. Louis, MO ; producer/director, James F. Scott ; writers, John R. Rossbach, James F. Scott.
Publisher: 
University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University, Audio-Visual Services, c1992.
Description: 
1 videocassette (59 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Heuduck, Arno, 1917-1988.
Scott, James F.
Rossbach, John R.
Wilbur, Richard, 1921-
Ravenna Mosaics, Inc.
Pennsylvania State University. Audio-Visual Services.
St. Louis University.
KETC-TV (Television station : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Format of Material: 
Video
Bib ID: 
62529
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Worlds of bright glass: the Ravenna Mosaic Company
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VHS
Location: 
Audio/Video Collection
Call Number: 
Worlds of bright glass: the Ravenna Mosaic Company
Holdings Note: 
DVD Digitized Preservation Copy
Variant Title: 
Ravenna Mosaic Company
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Title from title frame.
Narrated by Richard Wilbur ; Arno Heuduck, proprietor, Ravenna Mosaic Company.
After a brief introduction by Arno Heuduck, this program documents the craft and history of mosaic art, and the achievements of the Ravenna Mosaic Company of Fredericktown, Missouri. Highlighted are examples of the company's work as Saint Bartholomew's Cathedral and Temple Emanuel in New York, Union Terminal in Cincinnati, the St. Louis Cathedral, as well as the mosaic owned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (a copy of one in Ravenna), housed at The Corning Museum of Glass. The program includes a demonstration of how the mosaics (smalti) are made, and the creation and installation of a panel.
VHS.
DVD.