Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Smith Museum Tiffany Gallery [ Two Angels - by Tiffany Studio ]

Two Angels [1910]..
Designed and Fabricated by Tiffany Studio..

All the various glass inventions of Louis Comfort Tiffany can be studied in this superb pair of angels. Angels seated in the fields of lilies indicate divine purity. This symbolism is carried to a thoughtful conclusion by the angels beautifully feathered white wings and drapery-folded garments. The use of pastel colors contribute to the serenity. As with all Tiffany figurative windows, the exposed faces, hands and feet are painted..

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