The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: Glass

August 28, 1979 – November 25, 1979

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

1st Floor, Decorative Arts Gallery

See approximately 125 examples that document the art of glassmaking. Emphasis is on illustrating techniques used to form and decorate glass.

Selections range from 1st century Roman-Syrian glass to 20th century work produced in the Lobmeyr factory, Vienna. Also included is work by Tiffany, Lalique, Galle, Perrot and Swiss folk glass.