All About Glass

All About Glass

This is your resource for exploring various topics in glass: delve deeper  with this collection of articles, multimedia, and virtual books all about glass. Content is frequently added to the area, so check back for new items. If you have a topic you'd like to see covered, send us your suggestion. If you have a specific question, Ask a Librarian at our Rakow Research Library.

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The art of Steuben. Volume III / [designed by Mary Lou Littrell].
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Steuben Glass, inc. 52524 Art of Steuben. Volume 3 New York: Steuben Glass, 1977. [84] p.: chiefly ill.; 26 cm. Steuben Glass, inc. "Since publication of... volume II, in late 1974, Steuben Glass has produced more than seventy new sculptural and engraved works, of which thirty are included

50 years on 5th: a retrospective exhibition of Steuben glass.
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Steuben Glass, inc. Gill, Brendan, 1914- 31078 Fifty years on fifth: a retrospective exhibition of Steuben glass. New York: Steuben Glass, 1984. [32] p.: ill.; 28 cm. NK5112.9.S7 Exhibition October 1984. Text by Brendan Gill. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging January 2014. Stacks CorningDB 471E5235

Studio Demonstration: Emilio Santini & Simone Crestani
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Watch as Emilio Santini and Simone Crestani demonstrate for their class, Flameworking for Everybody, where students will be introduced to various sculpting a...

Studio Demonstration: Feather & Rosenberg
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Watch Beccy Feather and Alex Rosenberg demonstrate for their class, Kill Your Darlings. This furnace working class will ask, "What is the difference between...

Modern Glass (401)
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Modern Glass play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 401 After 1900, fine art and design experienced radical changes. This was

Glassmaking techniques of René Lalique
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Sèvres Plate from the Duke and Duchess of Windsor Service
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Tourbillons Vase
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Sauterelles Vase
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Athlète et Feuillages Panel for Wanamaker’s
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Clos Sainte-Odile Ice Bucket
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Merles et Raisins Architectural Glass Panels
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Statuette de la Fontaine Ashtray
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Lalique Perfume Bottle for Coty
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Designing for a New Century: Works on Paper by René Lalique and His Contemporaries
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In 1851, the first international exhibition of culture and industry took place in London. Known as The Great Exhibition and the Crystal Palace Exhibition, this showcase for the world of industry and design began a tradition that lasted longer than a century and undoubtedly influenced global trends

Cigler sculptures (573)
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Untitled (571)
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Untitled play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 571 Nicolas Africano (American, b. 1948) With the assistance of Melanie Hunter United

The Proof of Awareness (569)
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The Proof of Awareness play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 569 Loretta Hui-shan Yang (Chinese, b. 1952) People’s Republic of China

The Cold Genius (567)
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Present (565)
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Present play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 565 Nicole Chesney (American, b. 1971) United States, Cranston, Rhode Island 2005

Libertà (Liberty) (553)
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Libertà (Liberty) play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 553 Toots Zynsky (American, b. 1951) United States, Providence, Rhode Island

Double Face (549)
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Double Face play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 549 Ann Wolff (German, b. 1937) Germany, Berlin 1999 Antique sheet glass, enameled

Red/Amber Sliced Descending Form (557)
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North Sea Waves (547)
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Sun Chariot and Cristallo e bronzo (545)
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Glass Sticks (543)
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It’s Raining Knives (539)
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Gyes Arcade (529)
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Woven Heaven, Tangled Earth (527)
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Woven Heaven, Tangled Earth play pause stop mute unmute max volume repeat repeat off Cro Magnon Man--> Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. 527 Susan Plum (American, b. 1944) United States, Brooklyn, New

Plum Woven Heaven (527)
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