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Mon, 17 Aug 2020 14:30:57 +0000
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Art Deco
Glass
lighting
trade catalogs
trade catalogues
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<img width="640" height="562" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-700x615.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Image features a lighting catalogue page showing hanging lamps with large glass shades in various shapes and colors, all on a black background. Please scroll down to read the blog post about this object." loading="lazy" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-700x615.jpg 700w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-300x263.jpg 300w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-170x149.jpg 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="20251" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2016/06/21/uplighting-deco-style/meissen-glass_0002/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002.jpg" data-orig-size="3517,3089" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="Meissen Glass_0002" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-300x263.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Meissen-Glass_0002-700x615.jpg" />A version of this post was originally published on June 2, 2016. Two rare Art Deco period catalogues in the collection of the Cooper Hewitt Design Library include illustrations with accompanying specifications and prices for more than 100 glass lighting fixtures manufactured in about 1930, by Meissner Glasraffinerie of Dresden, Germany. The factory was located...
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