Louis Tiffany: The Epitome of Beautiful Windows and Lamps

 

Born today was Louis Tiffany.

Precious  few of us, if any,

Alone or en masse,

Not aesthetically mesmerized by his stained glass.

"Salvaged from the Laurelton Hall living room, this["Spring"] is one of the Four Seasons window panels produced by Louis Comfort Tiffany c. 1899–1900. The four panels were exhibited at Exposition Universelle, Paris in 1900 and Prima Exposizione d’Arte Decoration Moderna in Turin, Italy in 1902 before being installed in Louis Comfort Tiffany's home." [About.com]

 

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This charming pastoral scene can be surveyed in the Second Presbyterian Church right here in Chicago at 1936 S. Michigan. It goes back to 1917.

Here's another reminder from Tiffany that Spring is ready to light up our lives:

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Tags: 1848-1933

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