Tiffany glass refers to the many and varied types of glass developed and produced from 1878 to 1933 at the Tiffany Studios in New York, by Louis Comfort Tiffany. And a team of other designers, including Clara Driscoll. In 1865, Tiffany traveled to Europe, and in London he visited the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Whose extensive collection of Roman and Syrian glass made a deep impression on him. He admired the coloration of medieval glass and was convinced that the quality of contemporary glass could be improved upon. In his own words, the Rich tones are due in part to the use of pot metal. Full of impurities, and in part to the uneven thickness of the glass, but still more because the glass maker of that day abstained from the use of paint. According to Louis Comfort Tiffany.
Favrile glass is distinguished by brilliant or deeply toned colors, usually iridescent like the wings of certain American butterflies, the necks of pigeons and peacocks, the wing covers of various beetles. ThIS LCT-Tiffany Art Glass piece haS been in our collection for years, IS very rare and only seen in museums. The large "Blue Wonder" is incredible, considered the finest LCT Blue Bowl, ever seen.
Drop dead gorgeous, no chips, cracks, flaws, all marks, #'s sig. Bowl is 4.5 Tall by 5.75 in Diameter. The item "TIFFANY (LCT) Antique Art Glass-Favrile Blue Bowl RARE Piece For Sale" is in sale since Thursday, July 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Tiffany". The seller is "zonalrick" and is located in Chandler, Arizona.This item can be shipped worldwide.