All About Glass
All About Glass
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Legras & Cie, Saint Denis, France. Carafes & bouteilles unies & de fantaisie, carafes demi-cristal gravées & taillées & fantaisies décorees, articles divers pour distillateurs, confiseurs & bouteilles a lait Microfiche header: [Catalog of bottles] Verreries &
Neligan, William Chadwick. [s.l.]: Printed for private circulation, 1858. NK3650 Special CorningDB Record Number 32305 Description 25 p., 1 col. plate; 22 cm. Notes Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013. Beads, possibly of 14-15th century. Near Eastern origin, presumably from a shipwreck,
Gruber, Jacques, 1871-1936. Paris,: C.Moreau, [c1926] NK5349 Cage CorningDB Record Number 28599 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks Call Number: NK5349.G75 Location: Microforms Call Number: f-1579 Location: Stacks Call Number: NK5349.G75 Location: Digital Book Call Number: No
Rapin, Henri. [Paris]: C. Moreau, [1925-29] 1.-3. sér. NB548 Collection des meilleurs ouvrages sur les arts décoratifs modernes franca̧is Jumbo CorningDB Record Number 20311 Description 3 v.: 96 plates; 41 cm. Notes Copy 1 flooded, slight damage. v. 1 and 3 in original portfolios. Copy 2 lacks v.
Hydro Carbon Co., Toledo, OH, USA. Gasoline lighting perfected by the Coleman system. Toledo, Ohio: Hydro Carbon Co., [ca. 1890-1900] Hydro Carbon Co. Catalog; no. 34 TC CorningDB Record Number 133124 Description 110,  p.: ill.; 22 cm. Notes Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013. Purchase
GlassFest Flameoff 2011 Recap: World-renowned glass artist Paul Stankard and World Glass store owner Josh Powers (Corning, NY), reflect on their journey to c...
United Green Glass Workers' Association of the United States and Canada. Price list adopted by the Glass Bottle Blowers' Association of the United States and Canada, for the blast of... (OCoLC)32882909 List of prices, blast of... [S. l.]: United Green Glass Workers' Association of
The glass is growing! Watch the reconfiguration of Dale Chihuly's Fern Green Tower in the Admissions Lobby of The Corning Museum of Glass. In March 2013, two...
The Corning Museum of Glass presents its popular 2300° series of art happenings each year, featuring live music, hot glassmaking, and great food and drink. T...
Carder, Frederick. [n.d., between 1880-1900?] Carder/Steuben archive Box 29, Folder Monograms ArchivesDR CorningDB Record Number 119877 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks- Archives (Non-Active) Call Number: Carder/Steuben archive Box 29, Folder Monograms Location: Digital Book
Johann Meyr (Firm), Adolf, Bohemia. Additional title from p. : Brillant geschliffene becher=Bicchieri arruotati brillantati Adolf, Bohemia: Meyr'schen Glasfabriken, [n.d., 1832-1841] (Prague: C. Hennig) Meyr, Johann, (Firm) TC CorningDB Record Number 53573 Find This in the Library Location:
Champier, Victor, b. 1851. Paris: Union Centrale des Arts Décoratifs, 1889-1891. T803 Special CorningDB Record Number 31452 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks- Rare Books Call Number: T803.C45 * Location: Microforms Call Number: F-16643 Description 2 v. (17 fasc.), entirely
Whitehouse, David, 1941-2013. Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, N.Y.: Corning Museum of Glass, c2006. Rev. ed. NK5104 Stacks CorningDB Record Number 0872901653 96551 Description 94 p.: col. ill.; 19 cm. Object/Material Note Includes CMoG objects: 88.3.31, covers, p. facing t.p., p. 10-- 65.3.48, p.
In March 1996, the Rakow Library of The Corning Museum of Glass acquired two important drawings by the early 20th-century Irish stained glass artist Harry Clarke 1 (1889–1931). One of these drawings, created in 1914, is a detailed design for Clarke's "St. Gobnet" window in the Honan
Tiffany Studios (New York, N.Y.) New York: Tiffany Studios, c1913. Tiffany Studios, New York, NY, USA. (F-1531F) MicroTC CorningDB Record Number 53794 Find This in the Library Location: Microform / Trade Catalogs Call Number: Tiffany Studios, New York, NY, USA. (F-1531F) Location: Secured Stacks
Watch Suellen Fowler demonstrate for her class, Flamework Glass Sculpting: Solid and Blown Forms, which will cover a variety of techniques for creating sculp...
Richard Marquis, glassblower and collector of beat-up, vintage objects, has had an extraordinary influence on the development of contemporary studio glass in...
William Gudenrath is a glassblower, scholar, lecturer, and teacher. He is an authority on historical hot glassworking techniques from ancient Egypt through t...
Colgate Art Glass Company, New York, NY, USA. New York: Colgate Art Glass Company,  Colgate Art Glass Company, New York, NY, USA. TC CorningDB Record Number 90558 Description 58 p.: ill.; 18 x 26 cm. Notes Catalog has had pages 21-32, 49-56 removed. Catalog was acquired with a collection of
Charles G. Tuthill Glass Company, Middletown, NY, USA. [Middletown, N.Y.: Charles G. Tuthill Glass Company, 1902-1923] Tuthill, Charles G., Glass Company, Middletown, NY, USA. TCF CorningDB Record Number 80271 Description  leaves: original photos; 18 x 27 cm. Notes Album and photographs are in
F. & C. Osler (Firm), Birmingham, England. [Birmingham]: F. & C. Osler, [n.d., 1876-1885?] Osler, F. & C., Birmingham, England. TCF CorningDB Record Number 92821 Description  p.,  leaves: ill. (some col.); 37 cm. Notes Catalog is fragile and in very poor condition. Front cover
T.G. Hawkes & Co. [Corning, N.Y. T. G. Hawkes & Co., n.d., ca. 1900] (Cincinnati: Procter & Collier Co.) TP853.N6 Cage CorningDB Record Number 53453 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks Call Number: TP853.N6.H39 ca. 1900 Location: Microforms Call Number: F-254 Location:
Jordana Korsen has been working with hot glass for more than 20 years, focusing on functional work with a sculptural touch. As a glassblower, she creates cle...
Glass is found at archaeological excavations in a variety of conditions. The glass condition can range from pristine, where no deterioration is visible, to so heavily degraded that practically all the glass has been transformed into corrosion products. The deterioration of the glass surface is
René Lalique et cie, Paris, France. Paris: René Lalique et cie, [1922-1931] Lalique, René et cie TC CorningDB Record Number 55240 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks- Trade Catalogs Call Number: Lalique, René et cie Location: Microform / Trade Catalogs Call Number: Tableware:
Daniel Clayman creates large-scale, cast-glass minimalist sculptures that evoke familiar objects and capture space and volume, transforming intangible light...
At 2300°: Finger Lakes Finest in January, glassblower Eric Meek and flameworker Eric Goldschmidt, collaborated to make an amphora with flameworked figures an...
Fowler, James. Archaeologia v. 46 (1880). London: J. B. Nichols and sons, 1879. TP857 Cage CorningDB Record Number 25401 Find This in the Library Location: Secured Stacks Call Number: TP857.F78 Location: Secured Stacks- Rare Books (Oversized) Call Number: TP857.F78 O * Location: Stacks Call
Watch Heather Trimlett demonstrate for her Beadmaking with an Introduction to Glass Buttons class at The Studio. Students of this class will learn to work sm...
Pliny, the Elder. Johann, of Speier, d. 1470. printer Plinius Secundus Nouocomensis equestribus militiis industriȩ functus, procurationes quoq[ue] splendidissimas atq[ue] continuas summa integritate administrauit... [Venice: Johannes de Spira, before 18 Sept. 1469] F-6710 Microform CorningDB