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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 Glass Question at our Rakow Research Library.

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Jury Statements.
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Oldknow, Tina. Spector, Buzz. Whiteley, Richard. New Glass Review, v. 29 (2008), pp. 67-74, ill. 0275-469X AI85488 Essays by Tina Oldknow, Buzz Spector, and Richard Whiteley. Tina Oldknow mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 120518 p. 67 King, 48-- 120775 p. 67 Meyer, 57-- 120609 p. 67

Jury Statements.
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Klein, Dan and others. New Glass Review, v. 27 (2006), pp. 68-76, ill. 0275-469X AI85466 Essays by Dan Klein, Joel Philip Myers, Tina Oldknow, and Fred Tschida. Dan Klein mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 121524 p. 68 Harcuba, 31-- 121455 p. 68, 69 Bianchin, 9-- 121544 p. 68 Jeong,

Jury Statements.
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Abramson, Ronald D. and others. New Glass Review, v. 5 (1984), pp. 3-4. 0275-469X AI85468 Essays by Ronald D. Abramson, Thomas S. Buechner, Susan Stinsmuehlen, and William Warmus. William Warmus mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 101148 p. 4 Collentine, 23-- 101142 p. 4 Carter, 20.

Jury Statements.
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Gudenrath, William and others. New Glass Review, v. 24 (2003), pp. 25-36. 0275-469X AI85487 Essays by William Gudenrath, Tina Oldknow, John Perreault, and Neil Watson. In English and German. William Gudenrath mentions the following pieces in Jury Statement: 123363 p. 25 Zimmerman, 100-- 123262 p.

Chapter 43: Chemical Analyses.
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Brill, Robert H. Neubauer, Dean V. Serçe Limani, Volume II: The Glass of an Eleventh-Century Shipwreck, College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2009, pp. 459-496, ill. AI87460 George F. Bass and others. Book Description, results, and conclusions of the analyses conducted on 103 small

'Chez Lalique.'
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Bayle, P. L'Art Décoratif, 7th year, v. 13, no. 80 (Mai 1905), pp. 217-224, ill. AI91942 Offprint Includes works in glass by the artist. Digitized by Rakow staff in March 2013, sent to photography in May 2013. Text-searchable.pdf created from digital file. CitationDB 3A1333F3-2C45-4504-8F68

Chemical Analyses of Some Early Chinese Glasses.
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Brill, Robert H. Tong, S. S. C. Dohrenwend, D. Zhongguo gu bo li yan jiu: 1984 nian Beijing guo ji bo li xue shu tao lun hui lun wen ji, Beijing: Zhongguo jian zhu gong ye chu ban she: Xin hua shu dian Beijing fa xing suo fa xing, 1986, pp. 15-35, ill. AI87465 Book Robert H. Brill and John H.

Opening Remarks and Setting the Stage-- Opening Remarks of the 2005 Shanghai International Workshop of the Archaeology of Glass along the Silk Road.
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Brill, Robert H. Study on Ancient Glass Along the Silk Road-- Proceedings of 2004 Urumqi Symposium on Ancient Glass in Northern China and 2005 Shanghai International Workshop of Archaeology of Glass, Shanghai: Fudan University Press, 2007, pp. 30-47, ill. AI87463 Gan Fuxi, editor-in-chief Book Also

The Electron Beam Probe Microanalysis of Ancient Glass.
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Brill, Robert H. Moll, Sheldon. Advances in Glass Technology, Part 2, New York: Plenum Press, 1963 pp. 293-302, ill. AI83151 Microanalyse du verre ancien par sondage electronique. Mikroanalytische prũ̈̈fung (mittels elektronenstrahls) von altem glas. Frederick R. Matson and Guy E. Rindone, eds.

Jury Statements.
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Buechner, Thomas S. and others. New Glass Review, v. 10 (1989), pp. 6-7. 0275-469X AI85473 Essays by Thomas S. Buechner, Susanne K. Frantz, Richard Marquis, and Timo Sarpaneva. In English and German. Thomas S. Buechner mentions the following objects in Jury Statement: 104912 p. 4 Nishi, 62-- 104840

Appendix: A Report on Lead Isotope Ratios in a Babylonian Glaze.
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Brill, Robert H. Technology and Style, Columbus OH: American Ceramic Society, Ceramics and Civilization Series, v. 2, 1986, pp. 152-156, ill. AI87462 Additional info: W. D. Kingery, ed Appendix to Frederick R. Matson's article "Glazed Brick from Babylon-- Historical Setting and Microprobe

Business gifts.
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Steuben Glass LLC, Corning, NY, USA. 127286 The clear choice Corning, N.Y.: Steuben Glass LLC, 2011. 51 p.: col. ill.; 24 cm. Steuben Glass LLC Cover title. Index, p. 50-51. Order information at end. Gift; Corning Inc.; 2013; 1000134680; 1000134679 Digitized by Boston Photo January 2014. Steuben

Serie gesandt am 24 October 1896
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Blaschka, Rudolf, 1857-1939. Blaschka, Leopold, 1822-1895. 132116 Previous title: [List of models] n.d., ca. 1894-1906] 1 v. (unpaged); 22 cm. R-641 Title from wrapper. Plant names are in Latin, page headings in German or English. Lists of models and prices, dated January 1894-Oct. 23, 1906, though

The Coleman system.
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Hydro Carbon Co., Toledo, OH, USA. 133124 Gasoline lighting perfected by the Coleman system. Toledo, Ohio: Hydro Carbon Co., [ca. 1890-1900] 110, [1] p.: ill.; 22 cm. Hydro Carbon Co. Trade catalog. A catalog of gasoline lighting systems, nicely illustrated. Of interest to the consumer, are 20

Sections coniques.
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Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784. 133961 [S.l.: s.n., n.d., 1770-1779?] iii plates; 39 cm. Uncataloged #429, Sections coniques Plate descriptions on p. 2-3. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013. In CMGL collection as part of Uncataloged #429. I. Sections coniques [13, AB s.]-- II. Sections

Analyse.
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Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784. 133963 [S.l.: s.n., n.d., 1770-1779?] ii plates; 39 cm. Uncataloged #429, Analyse Plate descriptions on p. 3. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2013. In CMGL collection as part of Uncataloged #429. I. Analyse [16]-- II. Analyse [17, AB s.]. SpecialO CorningDB

Nine ways to use a pitcher [electronic resource].
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Ransmeier, Leon. 132918 9 ways to use a pitcher 2012. 1 computer file. Design drawings include both design images and photographs showcasing variations of handle placement with cardboard models. Ransmeier maintains that the handles are the fundamental communication of the human hand with the object

[Design drawing used in preparation for GlassLab prototypes] [electronic resource].
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Perry, Mike, 1981- Meek, Eric. Rochelle, Chris. 132917 Color blob vessel 2012. 1 computer file. Design drawing features four numbered varieties of prototypes including infinity symbol, optical illusion shapes, and two different of color "bloooobs" in 3-D. Mike Perry collaborated with

[Design drawings used in preparation for ellipsoid martini glass prototypes] [electronic resource].
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Castle, Wendell, 1932- 133108 Ellipsoid martini glass prototype 2012. 5 computer files. Five design drawings for martini glasses with conical cups and ellipsoid elements applied as stems and feet. Wendell Castle collaborated with gaffer Chris Rochelle June 19-20, 2012 during his time at GlassLab at

Repurposed molds [electronic resource].
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Alesina, Inna, 1969- Rochelle, Chris. Holtzinger, Adam. Minami, Jason. Sheppard, Annette. 132691 2012. 1 computer file. Design concept for "repurposing solid wooden objects as molds for glass blowing". Text details that "glassblower would blow hollow vase into this mold. Only bottom

[Design concepts for glass buoy prototype] [electronic resource].
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Buchanan-Smith, Peter Gordon. Meek, Eric. Rochelle, Chris. 132693 2012. 1 computer file. Design concepts for eyeball buoy with variations and flag. Buchanan-Smith collaborated with gaffers Chris Rochelle, Eric Meek, Annette Sheppard, Jason Minami, and Adam Holtzinger July 21-22, 2012 during his

Rich cut glass.
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C.G. Alford & Co., Honesdale, PA, USA. 128345 Honesdale, Pa.: C. G. Alford & Co., Inc., 1903 (Chicago: Binner-Wells Co.) 36 p.: ill.; 24 x 31 cm. Alford, C.G., & Co. CMGL c.2 received as part of ACGA Archives. CMGL has a spiral bound photocopy of this catalog received as part of ACGA

Wright rich American cut glass.
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Wright Rich Cut Glass Co., Anderson, IN, USA. 128346 Wright Rich Cut Glass Co. manufacturer of rich cut glass Anderson, Ind.: Wright Rich Cut Glass Co., 1906-1907 (Anderson: Bulletin Printing and Manufacturing Co.) 40 p.: ill.; 27 x 36 cm. Wright Rich Cut Glass Co. Notable acquisition 2012.

Sublime I [electronic resource]: oil spill.
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Boym, Constantin. Boym, Laurene. Rochelle, Chris. Jack, Aaron. 131655 Oil spill Design drawing for oil spill platter prototype 2012. 1 computer file. Design drawing features two platters, one drawn above other. Platter on upper portion of drawing is view from side angle; black oil spill surrounds

Hoppus's tables for measuring, or practical measuring made easy, by a new set of tables... / by E. Hoppus.
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Hoppus, E. (Edward), d. 1739. 121245 Tables for measuring Practical measuring made easy, by a new set of tables Hoppus's measurer London: Simpkin, Marshall, & Co.: Hamilton & Co.: Dean & Son: Houlston & Sons: Kent & Co., [n.d., ca. 1900?] New ed., greatly improved. lx, 226

Quelques discours et toasts / prononcʹes par M. Hubert, Ministre de l'industrie et du travail.
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Hubert, Armand. Exposition universelle et internationale (1910: Brussels, Belgium) 127957 Exposition de Bruxelles en 1910 [Bruxelles: A. Lesigne, 1911?] 213 p., [1] leaf of plates: ill.; 29 cm. T467.L1 CMGL copy is no. 27 of 200 and inscribed by author to the Duc d'Ursel. Digitized by Boston

Cenník dubodolské sklárny.
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Morawtzovi Synové, Prague, Czech Republic. 128446 Prague: Morawtzovi Synové, [n.d., ca. 1895] (Praha: Tiskem Heller & Stránský̮) 33 p.: ill.; 27 cm. Morawtzovi Synové Notable Acquisition 2012. Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2012. Cover title. Trade catalog. Catalog is not dated,

Artistic gas fittings.
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128473 [Birmingham, U.K.: s.l.; n.d., 1904?-1912?] (Birmingham: Buckler & Webb Ltd., Argyle Press) 199 p.: ill.; 28 cm. Artistic gas fittings Somewhat later, but similar to a William & Chinner Company lighting catalog [1860] (Bib 69446) Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging April 2012. Includes

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