Thursday, May 01, 2008
This Web resource on the American artist and designer Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933) has been provided by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York. Different sections feature Tiffany`s work ranging from stained glass windows to wood and metalwork, covering mosaics, favrile glass, lamps, enamels, ceramics, jewelry, paintings and drawings. Another section considers Tiffany`s architectural masterpiece, Laurelton Hall, overlooking Cold Spring Harbor, New York. Each section includes a number of pages with colour photographs of designs by Tiffany, with a description and provenance of each item. A short bibliography is also provided with a hyperlink to a list of New York area locations with works by Tiffany.