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The mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany

Edith Crouch

The mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany

by Edith Crouch

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Published by Schiffer Pub. Ltd. in Atglen, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tiffany, Louis Comfort, -- 1848-1933 -- Catalogs,
  • Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company -- Catalogs,
  • Tiffany Studios (New York, N.Y.) -- Catalogs,
  • Mosaics -- United States -- 19th century -- Catalogs,
  • Mosaics -- United States -- 20th century -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-310) and index.

    StatementEdith Crouch.
    GenreCatalogs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA3860.T54 C76 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination312 p. :
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23613815M
    ISBN 100764331418
    ISBN 109780764331411
    LC Control Number2008934310

      This is the first book exclusively about L. C. Tiffany's glass mosaic masterpieces, created from to at the Tiffany Studios in New York City for clients across the continent. Fascinating and well-researched text combines with over color photographs to showcase Tiffany's magnificent art.5/5(2). Few American artists have undergone such shifts in critical opinion as Louis Comfort Tiffany. Initially as a painter, then as an interior designer and experimenter in the medium of glass, Tiffany attained a position of great status in the arts/5(1).

    Published by The Vendome Press in September , The Art Glass of Louis Comfort Tiffany is the first major work to focus primarily on blown Favrile critics describing it as "a gem," and "probably the best single book about the artist," it features over color illustrations of rare and unique pieces, most of which have been in private collections for over 40 years. the mosaics of louis comfort tiffany I can't remember seeing such a fabulous book on mosaics - packed full of information and the most beautiful colour illustrations of fantastic mosaics. Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Byzantine and many other styles of mosaics are all in this book which contains a definitive history and catalogue raisonne of the.

    Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company (American, –). Made in New York, New York, United States. Favrile glass, ca. Gift of Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, Right, top to bottom: Louis C. Tiffany Favrile Pen, $38; Louis C. Tiffany Peacock Feather Paperweight, $22; Louis C. Tiffany Peacock Feather Shawl, $ Louis Comfort Tiffany: Treasures from the Driehaus Collection is a spectacular presentation that features more than 60 objects, spanning more than 30 years of Tiffany’s prolific and celebrated career. The exhibition is an exploration of craftsmanship, ingenuity, and pure aesthetic beauty that also examines the themes of 19th-century women artisans and innovations in industrial .


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out of 5 stars The definitive work on Louis Comfort Tiffany. Reviewed in the United States on Janu Verified Purchase.

This book is a must have for those who've enjoyed the beauty of Tiffany glass, Tiffany mosaics or Tiffany jewelry at any time in their lives. Well-researched and beautifully illustrated, it covers not only the /5(8). This book is a must have for those who've enjoyed the beauty of Tiffany glass, Tiffany mosaics or Tiffany jewelry at any time in their lives.

Well-researched and beautifully illustrated, it covers not only the life and influences of the man himself - a true lover of art and beauty in every sense of the word - but provides a close-up look at his marvelous works/5. Tiffany Is Known For Lamps And Stained Glass, But He Made Magical Mosaics, Too Louis Comfort Tiffany — son of the luxury jeweler — took a trip to Italy in the late s and returned inspired.

The Mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany, Charlotte, North Carolina. K likes. This is the first book exclusively about L. Tiffany's glass mosaic masterpieces, created from to at the Followers: K.

Class will begin with a historical overview of Tiffany Mosaics using the book The Mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany by Edith Crouch as a primary resource.

Students will be introduced to the nuances of working with stained glass as a mosaic material, including cutting techniques, sourcing and preparation of materials and fabrication methods.

A seminal work that will prove indispensable to students of Louis Tiffany's mosaic artistry, "The Mosaics Of Louis Comfort Tiffany" is an impressive and highly recommended addition to personal, academic, and community library Art History reference collections and supplemental reading lists.

Louis Comfort Tiffany's quest of beauty --A history of mosaics and Tiffany's influences --Technique of mosaics and Tiffany's favrile glass production --The artists of Tiffany's Studios --The Tiffany Chapel and exhibit for the World's Columbian Exposition --Mosaics in residential or domestic interiors --Mosaics in ecclesiastic settings.

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Tiffany Driving Tour. After you explore Tiffany's Glass Mosaics at the Museum, see mosaic installations from Tiffany Studios across New York State.

From New York City to western New York, Tiffany's mosaics make for stunning stops on any road trip. – January 7, - Explore mzd12's board "Mosaics by Louis Comfort Tiffany" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Louis comfort tiffany, Tiffany and Mosaic pins. Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland is the delightful fictionalized story of Clara Driscoll and the years she worked with Louis Comfort Tiffany at his New York studio.

Clara Discoll was the head of the Tiffany Womens Division and possibly the person who conceived the idea for the iconic Tiffany stained glass lamps/5. Louis Comfort Tiffany (Febru – Janu ) was an American artist and designer who worked in the decorative arts and is best known for his work in stained is the American artist most associated with the Art Nouveau and Aesthetic movements.

He was affiliated with a prestigious collaborative of designers known as the Associated Artists, which Born: FebruNew York City, New York, US.

The works of the Tiffany Studios revolutionized interior design in turn-of-the-century America. All of the company's works-from stained-glass windows to blown-glass vases; lamp shades to inkwells-bore the unique stamp of one man, Louis Comfort Tiffany, who created the Tiffany Studios and supervised every aspect of their Rating: % positive.

The Mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany (Hardcover) By Edith Crouch. $ About the Author. Edith Crouch has studied glass mosaics and L.

Tiffany's work for many years. She is a mosaic and stained glass artist and teacher, with a background in corporate communications, and lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.

North Euclid Ave. New, well-regarded homes and public buildings from the era were considered incomplete without decorative glass or mosaics.

Louis Comfort Tiffany, the preeminent practitioner of this art, gained great exposure for a chapel he designed for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Today, the city is home to one of the largest collections.

Louis Comfort Tiffany had a display at the World's Fair in Chicago. From that he acquired a number of commissions to adorn some of the most famous buildings in Chicago. We will explore his stained glass domes and windows and mosaics. This tour can not start before 10AM.

Itinerary. This is a leisurely walking tour. A useful glossary of mosaic and glass terms, chronology of events in L. Tiffany's life relating to his mosaic work, and complete listing of the locations of his mosaic masterpieces are provided.

This book will enthrall lovers of mosaics, students, and scholars with an interest in Tiffany as well as decorative arts and : Edith Crouch. Tiffany's glass mosaics by Kelly A Conway (Book); The mosaics of Louis Comfort Tiffany by Edith Crouch (Book); La Collection Havemeyer: quand l'Amérique découvrait l'Impressionnisme [exposition] Paris, Musée d'Orsay, 20 octobre janvier by Henri Loyrette (Book).

Collection. The work of Louis Comfort Tiffany (–) is undoubtedly the centerpiece of the Morse Museum collection. The Museum’s Tiffany collection is broad, deep, and unique. It includes fine examples in every medium Tiffany explored, in every series of work he produced, and from every period of his life.

Louis Comfort Tiffany. Louis Comfort Tiffany, one of the most creative and prolific designers of the late 19th-century, declared that his life-long goal was “the pursuit of beauty.” With its comprehensive assemblage of Tiffany’s work, the Morse.

Описание: This beautiful book focuses on Laurelton Hall, Louis Comfort Tiffany's extraordinary country estate in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York.

Beginning inTiffany () designed every aspect of the immense home, which had eighty-four rooms and eight levels, and extensive grounds into which the house was carefully.The Reading Room, which for more than years housed the library’s reference collection, was designed by the artist and decorator Louis Comfort Tiffany, and opened in It features glowing “turtleback” lanterns, gleaming mosaics, and .Louis Comfort Tiffany is usually associated with remarkable masterworks of glass, but the full range of his art covers a much greater range.

With 72 full-color plates, this book presents eye-opening examples of Tiffany's superbly executed enamels, jewelry, bronzes, ceramics, mosaics, paintings, and even works of wood, as well as his wonderful works in glass, from windows/5(14).