Illustrated survey with expert on Tiffany glass as its guide. Topics include traditional and stained glass items; Tiffany revival; varieties of glass and tools; soldering; cutting glass; design; window ornaments; lead cane lampshades; copper foil techniques. For crafters at every level of experience. 252 black-and-white illustrations. 8 full-color illustrations. Bibliography. Index.
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Book Description Dover Publications, 2003. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Informative and imaginative, this illustrated exploration of the art and techniques of leaded glass has been prepared by one of the world's greatest authorities on Tiffany glass. Let Alastair Duncan show you the many colorful possibilities of leaded glass work, including three-dimensional applications that result in elegant lamps and stunning sculpture. Duncan's comprehensive survey starts with the basics, including the composition and characteristics of glass, and concludes with detailed instructions for finishing your masterpieces. His explorations encompass traditional stained glass items; the Tiffany revival; varieties of glass and tools; the soldering process; methods of cutting glass; design; creating window ornaments; lead came lampshades; and copper foil techniques. Magnificently illustrated, this authoritative guide will prove an instructive and inspiring companion to your glass crafting, regardless of whether you're a beginner or an expert. Book jacket. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0486426076
Book Description Dover Pubns, Mineola, New York, U.S.A., 2003. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. 7 x 10. A new book with minimal shelfwear. A comprehensive survey that provides an illustrated exploration of the art and techniques of leaded glass, showing the many possibilities of leaded glass work, included elegant lamps and sculpture. Includes information on methods and materials. Bookseller Inventory # 4688-4
Book Description Dover Publications. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0486426076
Book Description Dover Publications. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110486426076