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A SEA OF GLASS: SEARCHING FOR THE BLASCHKAS' FRAGILE LEGACY IN AN OCEAN AT RISK. Drew Harvell. University of California Press, Berkeley, 2016. Organisms and Environments, 13. 230 pp. with 67 col. ills. 24 x 19 cm. LC 2015-29740 ISBN 9780520285682 In English.
Although essentially a book of marine biology, this volume documents meticulously crafted glass models of unusual marine creatures created by the 19th-century European father-and-son glassmaking team of Leopold and Rudolph Blaschka.
Artist(s):Blaschka, Leopold; Blaschka, Rudolph
Indexing: Western, Europe — Czechoslovakia/Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia — 1800-1900 — Glass
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 170959
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