art glass

noun

Definition of art glass

: articles of glass designed primarily for decorative purposes especially : novelty glassware

Examples of art glass in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web They are broken up into the museum’s collections: European art, American art, theatre arts, prints and drawings, modern and contemporary art, contemporary Latino prints, French art glass, medieval and Renaissance art, and Southwestern art. Deborah Martin, ExpressNews.com, "McNay, SAMA and Ruby City among San Antonio museums opening up art collections online," 16 Apr. 2020 Geometric art glass on the front door is carried throughout the first-floor exterior doors. chicagotribune.com, "Historic Oak Park home redesigned by Frank Lloyd Wright: $1.2M," 1 Aug. 2019 Items can include estate jewelry, collectibles, antiques, paintings, military items, toys, art glass and lamps. courant.com, "Community News For The Windsor Edition," 19 Sep. 2019 Here are 12+ farms and lots in the area The 29th Annual WinterFair WHAT: Indoor festival with more than 80 juried artists with jewelry, textiles, wearable art, pottery, art glass, paintings and more. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, "Sales, events for the kids and pretty lights! 30+ holiday things to do in Louisville," 22 Nov. 2019 The apartment is well lighted by four large windows, two of which are of clear plate glass and the other two in art glass, representing two maidens, Summer and Autumn. Merrie Monteagudo, San Diego Union-Tribune, "From the Archives: An 1887 tour of the Villa Montezuma," 29 Sep. 2019 October Through October: Winking Lizard Tavern has partnered with Duvel and the Cleveland Institute of Art to release this year’s newest art glass. Marc Bona, cleveland, "Beer calendar: Hoppin’ Frog GABF party, Cleveland Beer Week events, more," 21 Oct. 2019 The furniture in the room blends beautifully with the other fittings, as does the large French art glass window occupying the greater portion of one wall. Merrie Monteagudo, San Diego Union-Tribune, "From the Archives: An 1887 tour of the Villa Montezuma," 29 Sep. 2019 Also, a historic art glass skylight will be brought back to its original look as part of Bedrock’s work with ODA. John Gallagher, Detroit Free Press, "Bedrock hires architect for Book restoration, hosts public tour Saturday," 4 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of art glass

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Art glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/art%20glass. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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