A concise Encyclopedia of GLASS by SOTHEBY. A survey form the beginnings of this art, over 4,000 years ago in Bronze Age Mesopotamia to present, tracing its developments in major centers of production throughout the ages.
In addition to histories of the most famous glass producers, the book contains accessible and informative sections, prepared by ateam of Sotheby’s and other specialists, on the fields of Islamic, Venetian and Chinese glass. Gallé and Tiffany, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, paperweights and fakes.
A valuable reference work for collectors, it serves as a fund of historical knowledge in the medium of Glaa History.
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