New-York Historical Society to Shine "A New Light on Tiffany"


Subject:
Notable People: Women , Crafts , Biography (Collections) , Women Artists , Glass

Description:
Press release about a 2007 exhibit "exploring the turn-of-the-century New York women who created many of Tiffany Studios' celebrated decorative objects." The exhibit "celebrates the contributions of the Ohio-born designer Clara Driscoll (1861-1944), head of Tiffany Studios' Women's Glass Cutting Department. Driscoll's correspondence reveals that she was responsible for many of the firm's most iconic lampshades, including the Wisteria, Dragonfly, and Peony." Includes images. From the New-York Historical Society.

Publisher:
New-York Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
https://www.nyhistory.org/web/default.php?section=whats_new&page=detail_pr&id=2742029


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