Catalogue, International Exhibition, Contemporary Glass and Rugs
by Richards, Charles R.
Washington, DC: American Federation of Arts, 1929. First Printing. Softcover. Good. General light shelf wear all around; spine faded; unnmarked contents but with a gutter stain on title page. Apparent ex-lib. copy, but only marks are front cover sticker and back ep notation.. Blue paper wraps with black lettering. Unpaginated.  with several bw illus. Catalogue from the exhibition of glass and rugs, mounted in 9 different US locations between November 1929 and December 1930: The Met, NY; MFA, Boston; Pennsylvania Museum, Philadelphia; AIC, Chicago; City Art Museum of St. Louis; Carnegie Institue, Pittsburgh; Dayton Art Institute; Cincinnati Museum Association; and the Baltimore Museum of Art. Includes a preface by Helen Plumb and Richard F. Bach, the exhibition assemblers/curators. With an introductory essay by Charles R. Richards, followed by the catalogues of 334 works in glass and 81 rugs. Artists whose works are represented are from the following countries: United States, Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, and Sweden. A note laid in explains that shipping delays made certain catalogue descriptions impossible and that, where the glass-making method is not indicated, the work was blown in mould. Includes works by Lalique, Tiffany, Lobmyer, Martinuzzi, Stromberg, Hald, Carder; Poetter, Dinelau, Reeves, Bruhns, Asker and many, many more.
(Inventory #: 154310)
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