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Venetian Glass of the 1890s: Salviati at Stanford University.

Osborne, Carol M.

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ISBN 10: 0856675458 / ISBN 13: 9780856675454
Editorial: Philip Wilson., London, 2002
Condición: Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Lawrence Jones Books (Ashmore, Australia)

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200pp, bibliography, glossary, notes, 27 bw & col figures, 245 col ills, pictorial endpapers. Or black cloth in pictorial jacket. As new. The Salviati Collection of Venetian glass was presented to Stanford at the end off the 19th century by Maurizo Camerino and Silvio Salviati. The gift comprised virtually all the colours, styles and techniques marketed under the celebrated name, and had been mostly under wraps since 1906. Displayed for the first time in 2002, this fully illustrated book accompanied that exhibition and shows 245 pieces in full colour. Size: 4to. N° de ref. de la librería 013523

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Título: Venetian Glass of the 1890s: Salviati at ...

Editorial: Philip Wilson., London

Año de publicación: 2002

Encuadernación: Hard Cover

Condición del libro:Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine

Edición: First Edition.

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An introductoy essay explore the art of Venetian glass blowing, a tradition that goes back more than a thousand years. This art fell into decline during the eighteenth century and collapsed with the fall of the Venetian Republic. in 1797. The revival of glass making in the middle of the nineteenth century was largely due to Antonio Salviati (1816-1890), a lawyer from Vicenza. As production increased, Salviati glass could be found in London, Paris, and New York. The Stanford family first became involved with the Salviati firm in 1883, and the collection was eventually donated to the University as an expression of gratitude for the extensive mosaic commissions from its co-founder, Jane Lathrop Stanford.

This sumptuously illustrated book illustrates and describes the 245 pieces of Salviati glass that were presented the Leland Stanford Junior Museum at the end of the nineteenth century. It accompanies an exhibition at the Iris & B. Gerard Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, California.

About the Author:

Carol M. Osborne was Associate Director and Chief Curator of the Stanford University Museum of Art from 1978 to 1993.

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