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Old glass paperweights

Evangeline Hoystadt Bergstrom

Old glass paperweights

their art, construction, and distinguishing features.

by Evangeline Hoystadt Bergstrom

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationix, 132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19708404M

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s Italian diamond faceted Art Glass catchall or paperweight in hand-cut Murano Glass, a very decorative bowl or ashtray with a diamond multifaceted exterior which catches the lig Category s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Paperweights. This article describes the designs and different variations of paperweights created by Nicholas Lutz at the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company. It originally appeared in the August issue of American Collector magazine, a publication which ran from and served antique collectors and dealers.

A few American firms produced paperweights in the style of the French examples. Craftsmen at the New England Glass Company, the Boston and Sandwich Glass Company, and Gillinder & Sons in Philadelphia made floral and mosaic glass weights in many styles [fruit paperweight, ]. The New England Glass Company also made blown fruit weights. Not ALL about Paperweights, but as usual in these books it covers some of the categories. I wish so much that someone would write and photograph a book that didn't cover the same old collections, museum pieces, artists and old categories. Let's see something NEW! Something that isn't so totally out of reach of the common s:


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Old glass paperweights by Evangeline Hoystadt Bergstrom Download PDF EPUB FB2

Comment: Old glass paperweights book is a page hardback book with dust jacket titled OLD GLASS PAPERWEIGHTS: Their Art, Construction, and Distinguishing Features by Evangeline H.

Bergstrom. With 20 full color plates and 88 halftone plates. Published by Crown Publishers in - second printing. Dust jacket shows wear with soiling/small tears top and bottom edge 4/5(1).

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This book, by one of the world's foremost collectors of antique paperweights, is the undisputed authority on the subject. Issued a few years ago in a small privately Limited Edition, it has long been out of print and available only at a considerable : Evangeline H Bergstrom.

Antique crown paperweights- These glass paperweights that are also called hollow ware have alternate swirling white and colored-filigree-glass pieces radiating from a single-color core.

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flyleaf: “This book is the first concerning glass paperweights as folk art. In exploring a hitherto neglected dimension of folk art, the book focuses on paperweights made in southern New Jersey, an area rich in glass history and the single area which has produced the most and the finest of American folk-art glass paperweights.

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.

rows  Allan's Paperweight Book List. Please e-mail inquires to me at. During the forties Kaziun lived in Philadelphia where he was indirectly challenged to make paperweights. He and his boss, James D. Graham spent time looking over Mrs.

Bergstrom’s recently published book, Old Glass Paperweights, which. 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.

glass paperweight books. This site is dedicated to providing the most complete selection of new and out of print books on the subject of fine glass paperweights. Home. Contact us. Papier Presse. Top 5. All titles. Search. Place order. Images on this website are copyrighted by Papier Presse If you are interested in American 20th century weights, you must also have Melvin’s American Glass Paperweights and Their Makers ( edition) and for Millville roses, Clarence Newell’s Old Glass Paperweights of Southern New Jersey.

Collectors Paperweights. Paperweight Press. Published by Paperweight Press. ISBN ISBN Used The book has a bit of a musty odor, but it is not problematic for use. Overall, this is still a good reading copy of the title. Old glass paperweights: their art, construction, and distinguishing features.

Dec 3, - Explore lelaungaro's board "Old Glass Paperweights", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Glass paperweights, Glass and Paper weights pins. In Scotland, the pioneering work of Paul Ysart from the s onward preceded a new generation of artists such as William Manson, Peter McDougall, Peter Holmes and John Deacons.

A further impetus to reviving interest in paperweights was the publication of Evangiline Bergstrom's book, Old Glass Paperweights, the first of a new genre. 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).

Old Glass Paperweights, Their Art, Construction, Distinguishing Features, Evangeline Borgstrom, Fager & Fager, London,HC, Color Pix ChilmarkFarm 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite.

Standard reference on old glass paperweights, illustated in both color and in black and white. Black cloth lettered and decorated in silver gilt, pages, illustrated dustjacket.

The book is very good with firm binding, no names or other markings. Hundreds of beautiful old and new paperweights are displayed in over color photographs. This meticulously researched book presents a new historical view of French, Italian, Bohemian, Czechoslovakian, Scandinavian, British, and American examples and their Old books on glass paperweights are shattered by this beautiful new presentation of 3/5(1).

Welcome to our website devoted to showcasing the finest examples from the almost year long history of the art of making fine glass paperweights. We are the Dunlop Collection, a gallery which has been in business over thirty years selling the best this art-form has to offer.

We are one of the world’s premier galleries dealing with the art of fine glass. Clarence Newell "Old Glass Paperweights of Southern New Jersey" Subtitled "An American Folk Art". This is the only book devoted to the subject of Southern New Jersey Glass Paperweights.

It presents these paperweights as a uniquely American folk art, previously ignored in the literature. The Glass Gallery, L. H.

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Old english paperweights (schiffer book for. This item doesn't come with the original box but will be packaged carefully. "Unless arranged with us, return postage will be at the buyers expense".