Stock Image

GLASS OF FREDERICK CARDER

Gardner, Paul V.

0 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0517504405 / ISBN 13: 9780517504406
Published by Crown, 1971
Condition: VG+ Hardcover
From Easton's Books, Inc. (Mount Vernon, WA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 30, 1998

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 39.95 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Hardback in Very Good+ condition with Very Good+ dust jacket.; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 373 pages; Signed by author on front endpaper. Ink ownership inscription. ; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 40455

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: GLASS OF FREDERICK CARDER

Publisher: Crown

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:VG+

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

About this title

Synopsis:

This reprint edition is the definitive book on the Steuben Glass Works and co-founder Frederick Carder. The special types of glass for which he was famed in the 1890-1930s era are presented, including Aurene, Tyrian, Verre de Soie, Cyprian, Ivrene, Cintra, Cluthra, Intarsia, Diatreta, and others, as well as all colors and the engraved, cut, and etched patterns. The photographs and line drawings from the Steuben catalogs bring the glass to life. A new Foreword by David Whitehouse and an Introduction by Paul N. Perrot, both of The Corning Museum of Glass, introduce this edition to a new generation of glass enthusiasts. The chapter on Carder's "rediscovery" of the lost wax process and the reproduction of the various Steuben trademarks and Carder's signatures help make this a superlative reference work for collectors, dealers, artists, designers, and historians.

About the Author:

Paul V. Gardner (1908-1994) was curator of Ceramics and Glass at the Smithsonian Institution. In the late 1920s, he became Frederick Carder's assistant for twelve years. He is uniquely qualified to tell the Carder story and explain his methods and techniques.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Easton's Books was established in 1976 and is family owned and operated. We specialize in top-quality used books in a variety catagories. Our open store is located at 701 South 1st Street in downtown Mount Vernon and the phone number is (360) 336-2066.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

OUR TERMS: We accept VISA, MASTERCARD, CHECKS AND MONEY ORDERS, and online PayPal payments. We ship all domestic orders using the United States Postal Service (USPS). The cost of domestic MEDIA MAIL POSTAGE is $5.00 (Arrival time is usually 7-14 days). The cost of domestic PRIORITY POSTAGE is $13.00(Arrival time is usually 2-3 days). There is no extra cost for heavy books or multiple volume sets if they are sent via media mail postage. We will ship all INTERNATIONAL orders via USPS AIRMAIL POST ...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal