Radiance Rediscovered: Stained Glass by Tiffany and La Farge

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Date & Time: Sundays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, June 30, 2018 - July 7, 2019

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary, Preschool
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Worcester Art Museum
55 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: Free with Museum admission
Description: This exhibition features two sets of exquisite memorial windows made by the 19th century's most recognized innovators of American stained glass: John La Farge (1835-1910) and Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933). Originally made for Boston's Mount Vernon Congregational Church in 1898 and 1899, the windows were transferred to the Museum in 1975, where they had been relegated to storage for more than 40 years. This exhibition will feature the carefully conserved windows alongside La Farge's experimental cloisonné glasswork in order to highlight the artists' design methods and aesthetic influences.

This exhibition is generously supported by the Henry Luce Foundation and the Sherman Fairchild Foundation.

Additional corporate support is provided by: Rand-Whitney.

Image: © Diane Rousseau / Worcester Art Museum, all rights reserved.
More Information: Website: http://www.worcesterart.org/exhibitions/tiffany-and-lafarge/
E-mail: information@worcesterart.org
Phone: 508-799-4406
Entered by: Worcester Art Museum

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Last Modified: September 27, 2018 at 12:07 PM

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