The principal characteristic of English
Art Nouveau stained Glass windows is their sinuous line.
The principal subject is nature, whether stylized or realistic.
English Domestic nouveau windows are said to be similar
to romantic book illustrations.
Nouveau art glass. Made its presence known at the first
Worlds` Fair; held at the Crystal
Palace in London in 1851.
In 1894, Tiffany glass was first seen in Paris when S.
Bing first exhibited oriental arts and ceramics. Bing
was a key
figure in the history of decorative arts.
His Salon de l'Art Nouveau in Paris gave the name to the
There is room here for only a few brief notes on the
subject of Nouveau stained glass
Those who wish to research further may check out the following
Bonnard, Grasset, Ibels, Ranson, Roussel, Serusier,
Toulouse-Lautrec, Vallotton and Vuillard.
Art nouveau stained glass windows should easily be recognized
among the extensive galleries below.
As the Victorian to Deco gallery,where most of
the deco glass is displayed, is getting rather large.
It is intended to divide this in to
separate Victorian and Deco galleries in the near future.
here more information on art nouveau and other antique
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