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ISBN:
071415086X
Author:
WHITEHOUSE DAVID
Category:
Crafts & Hobbies
Language:
English
Publisher:
British Museum Press (2012)
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Whitehouse concludes by remarking on the growth of glass as a medium for art and collectibles, and this book will certainly be welcomed by visitors to museums and galleries.

Only 19 left in stock (more on the way). Whitehouse concludes by remarking on the growth of glass as a medium for art and collectibles, and this book will certainly be welcomed by visitors to museums and galleries. Three pages of glossary and further reading round out this succinct presentation of a versatile medium for the utilitarian, decorative, and artistic. Whitehouse (senior scholar, Corning Museum of Glass) has compiled an informative history of the creation and use of glass.

David Bryn Whitehouse, FSA, FRGS (15 October 1941 – 17 February 2013) was a British archaeologist and senior scholar of the Corning Museum of Glass. He was director of the British School at Rome between 1974 and 1984

David Bryn Whitehouse, FSA, FRGS (15 October 1941 – 17 February 2013) was a British archaeologist and senior scholar of the Corning Museum of Glass. He was director of the British School at Rome between 1974 and 1984. Whitehouse was born 15 October 1941, the son of Brindley Charles Whitehouse and his wife Alice Margaret Whitehouse. He grew up in the village of Wildmoor near Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

While it includes some basic glass making history that is secondary and not complete

Shelves: dave, history, science, art, decorate. While it includes some basic glass making history that is secondary and not complete. If you are a collector of glass ware, this book might be of interest to you. If you are interested in the history of science and technology, you will be disappointed. Shelves: non-fiction, art, history, library-book.

128 p. : 26 cm. "Illustrated with 120 superb pieces, Glass: A Short History brings to life a centuries-old craft that has served many purposes, styles, and cultures.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Glass : A Short History by David Whitehouse (2012 . Illustrated with 120 superb pieces, Glass: A Short History brings to life a centuries-old craft that has served many purposes, styles, and cultures.

Illustrated with 120 superb pieces, Glass: A Short History brings to life a centuries-old craft that has served many purposes, styles, and cultures.

Whitehouse, David, 1941-2013. Publisher: Washington, DC : Smithsonian Books, 2012. Illustrated with 120 superb pieces, Glass: A Short History brings to life a centuries-old craft that has served many purposes, styles, and cultures

Whitehouse, David, 1941-2013.

Glass: A Short History. Carboni, Stefano & Whitehouse, David (2001). Glass of the sultans. a b c d e f "WHITEHOUSE, Dr David Bryn". London: British Museum Press. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Whitehouse, D. 2000. The Corning Museum of Glass: a decade of glass collecting, 1990-1999. The Museum: New York. a b "New York museum boss stops off at International Festival of Glass". Powell, James M. (1992). Medieval Studies: An Introduction.

David Whitehouse spent most of his career at the Corning Museum of Glass in upstate New York. Last year he produced his final book, Glass: A Short History. David Bryn Whitehouse, archaeologist and museum director, born 15 October 1941; died 17 February 2013. Photographer: Robert Barker. He was a prolific lecturer, giving talks at conferences around the world, providing some of the museum's most popular public tours of the collection for visitors and training students and volunteer guides at the museum. His first marriage, to Ruth Ainger, ended in divorce.