Louis Comfort Tiffany

The Winter Show 3

The Winter Show – 65 Years of Arts, Design and History

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Celebrating 65 years of helping others improve their lives is a ten day annual benefit, The Winter Show for the charitable East Side House Settlement, New York

L’Art Nouveau – A Design Style More than a Tendril in Time?

L’Art Nouveau – A Design Style More than a Tendril in Time?

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At the turn of the 20th century Europe was inspired by the sinuous style Art Nouveau as artists and architects produced sensuous lines more eloquent than words

Tiffany’s – Shedding Light

Tiffany’s – Shedding Light

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Charles Louis Tiffany (1812-1902) founded his now famous firm Tiffany & Co at New York in 1837. He began by selling tableware and jewellery from American manufacturers with imports from the firm of wealthy art-loving patron Samuel Bing (1838-1905) whose shop L’Art Nouveau” at Paris was all the rage. Edward…