Mt. Washington Pairpoint Art Glass 500+ Photos / Comprehensive Illustrated Book
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Mt. Washington Pairpoint Art Glass 500+ Photos / Comprehensive Illustrated Book:
MT. WASHINGTON & PAIRPOINT GLASS – Encompassing the History of the Mt. Washington Glass Works and Its Successors, the Pairpoint Companies by Kenneth Wilson, Antique Collectors’ Club, England, 2005.
Lavishly illustrated in color and black-and-white, this scholarly pictorial text provides an in-depth survey of Mt. Washington Glass works and its successor companies – the Pairpoint Companies.
This comprehensive book covers by chapter: Prelude and Founding; Timothy Howe and William Libbey; New Bedford; Frederick Shirley; Lighting Goods, Related patents, and other Glassware (1876-1881); The First Art Glasses: Iridescent and Sicilian; Pairpoint Founded (1880); New Products: Rose Amber vs. Amberina (1883-1890); Burmese Art Glass (1885-1895); Peach Blow and Pearl Satin Ware (1885-1895); Cameo and Coraline Glass (1885-1895); Novelties, Salts, and Toothpicks (1885-1900); Appendix1: Patents; Appendix 2: Glass Artisans in New Bedford, 1867-1902; Appendix 3: Locations of Pairpoint Manufacturing Company (1880-1900) and Pairpoint Corporation (1900-1937) Salesrooms; Concordances; Indexes; Picture Credits; and Contributors.
Oversize / heavy 10” x 11.8” hardback with dust cover in NEW condition. 349 pages.
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