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encyclopedia of Glass paperweights.

P. Hallister

encyclopedia of Glass paperweights.

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Published by Clarkson N. Potter Inc. in New York .
Written in English


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ISBN 10049100284X


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flyleaf: “Until this book, there has been no comprehensive study of glass paperweights. Encyclopedic in scope and copiously illustrated, it surveys the entire history of the subject, from an exploration of the origins of millefiori techniques in the 18th Dynasty Egypt.

The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights Paperback – Decem by Paul Hollister Jr. (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all formats and editions /5(7). Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights by Paul Hollister, Jr.

This is one of the earliest books to present a comprehensive view of the world of glass paperweights. Originally published inthis landmark reference remains indispensable to anyone interested in collecting glass paperweights. 7" by 10". Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights by Outlet Book Company Staff and Random House Value Publishing Staff (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

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The encyclopedia of glass paperweights. [Paul M Hollister] -- "With weights in full color and in black-and-white.". Paul Hollister, a native New Yorker and Harvard graduate, is a leading authority on glass paperweights. In addition to The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights, published in and now a classic, he has written extensively on paperweights for Antiques magazine, Collectors Guide, the Bulletin of the National Early American Glass Club, and other specialized publications.

Glass Encyclopedia The Glass Encyclopedia is intended to be the ultimate reference source on glass. It covers a list of topics that will be increased and up-dated regularly, building up to a fully comprehensive glass encyclopedia on-line.

Each topic has its own page and contains a definition of the topic with interesting background and history. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York: C.N. Potter, © ( printing). Description. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF GLASS PAPERWEIGHTS by Baccarat Clichy Sandwich Gillinder Murano.

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Hollister Snippet view - Common terms and phrases. Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights. by Outlet Book Company Staff, Random House Value Publishing Staff.

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The Dictionary of Glass Paperweights an illustrated primer by Paul H. Dunlop. This book is a thorough current reference on glass paperweights. The author has written a wonderful guide to the world of paperweights, taking care to provide pictures and line drawings to.

A yellowish cast to the glass is characteristic of Chinese weights made during the s and s. The glass in some classic period Bohemian weights is slightly yellow in color as well. Size. Most paperweights measure from two inches to three-and one-quarter inches in diameter.

Weights two inches or less in diameter are called miniatures. How To Identify An Antique Paperweight. by Jerry Gard. Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights by Paul Hollister (a clear number one on my list) That book was published in because of it I have made somewhat a fetish of collecting New England muslin grounds and now own four.

All About Paperweights, Selman, Lawrence H. Santa Cruz, Calif.: Paperweight Press, American Glass Paperweights, Smith, Francis ton, MA: The Antique Press, (This is the first modern era book on paperweights published in the U.S., one year before Evangeline Bergstrom’s landmark publication Old Glass Paperweights).

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Selman showcases a wide range of the finest antique art glass paperweights from a myriad of talented artists. Fine Glass Paperweights S. Michigan Ave., Suite #, Chicago, IL Caithness Glass Paperweights Guide + Gallery.

Information or research assistance regarding glass paperweights is frequently requested from the Smithsonian Institution. The following information has been prepared to assist those interested in this topic.

Casper, Geraldine J. Glass Paperweights of the Bergstrom-Mahler Museum. Richmond, VA:. Glass paperweights first gained popularity in the midth century after being displayed at various expositions, most notably the Great Exhibition of at London’s Crystal Palace.

Marvels of artistic skill and also affordable, paperweights soon became the ultimate desk accessory, bringing flowers and other natural subjects that perished in. Links to sites selling Glass Paperweights. Allan's Paperweights (many great pictures and information) George and Joyce Kamm (contemporary US & European paperweights & glass) Just Glass UK (Scottish & English paperweights & art glass) L H Selman Ltd (a wonderful selection of paperweights for sale) Paperweights Plus (stock and custom design.

Paperweight is an extremely difficult book to review. Its also an extremely difficult book to read. Ive never had an eating disorder and it was hard for me to read this. I cant even imagine how triggering this book could possibly be for someone whos had (or has) an eating disorder.

Paperweight makes you uncomfortable/5. Required Cookies & Technologies. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions.

Encyclopaedia of Caithness Glass paperweights: the first 40 years. The Corning Museum of Glass is temporarily closed as we do our part to limit the spread of COVID All previously scheduled classes, events, and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Read authoritative guides and encyclopedias of antique paperweights for history, manufacturing details and color photographs. Recommendations by the Paperweight Collectors Association, Inc.

include "Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights" by Paul Hollister, three separate technique-focused "Identifying Antique Paperweights" guides by George Kulles, "Collectors' Paperweights Price Guide and Catalog. Millefiori (Italian: [milleˈfjoːri]) is a glasswork technique which produces distinctive decorative patterns on glassware.

The term millefiori is a combination of the Italian words "mille" (thousand) and "fiori" (flowers). Apsley Pellatt in his book Curiosities of Glass Making was the first to use the term "millefiori", which appeared in the Oxford English Dictionary in ; prior to that. Buy Encyclopaedia of Glass Paperweights New edition by Hollister, Paul (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). The Czecho-Scottish weights, if I may be permitted so to call them, were little known in the United States until shortly before the appearance of my book, Old Glass Paperweights. Examples of two of them will be found, however, on page 32 of that volume.

The first cut shows an overlay with a butterfly surrounded by circular rows of set-ups. Number Three List Book Only For The Complete Paperweight Reference Library Avila, George C The Pairpoint Glass Story Lots of history but few paperweights Bedford, John Paperweights Small book, mostly black and white Bozak, Michael Glass Paperweights Black and white pamphlet Brodie, David A A Paperweight Primer Small paper pamphlet.

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A wide variety of book paperweight options are available to you, such as polished, sandblasting, and painted. You can also choose from business gift, art & collectible, and home decoration book paperweight, as well as from ball & globe book paperweight, and whether book paperweight is folk art, religious, or feng shui.

Art Glass Paperweights Art glass paperweights are intricate miniatures of all the beauty and technique found in blown glass sculpture.

Made using a variety of techniques, these paperweights feature millefiori, murini, canework, and much more. Extremely collectable for their uniqueness and beauty, these little works of art make excellent gifts.

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