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Clara and Mr. Tiffany : a novel

Author: Susan Vreeland
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Louis Comfort Tiffany staffs his studio with female artisans--a decision that protects him from strikes by the all-male union--but refuses to employ women who are married. Lucky for him, Clara Driscoll's romantic misfortunes insure that she can continue to craft the jewel-toned glass windows and lamps that catch both her eye and her imagination.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
History
Love stories
Named Person: Clara Driscoll; Louis Comfort Tiffany; Clara Driscoll; Louis Comfort Tiffany; Clara Driscoll; Louis Comfort Tiffany; Clara Driscoll; Louis Comfort Tiffany
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Vreeland
ISBN: 9781400068166 1400068169
OCLC Number: 544474617
Description: xiii, 405 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Susan Vreeland.

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The "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Girl in Hyacinth Blue"creates a dynamic portrait of Clara Driscoll: lead designer for Louis Comfort Tiffany (famous for Tiffany lamps) and a woman  Read more...

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PRAISE FOR SUSAN VREELAND Clara and Mr. Tiffany "The book brims with fascinating information about Tiffany's glassmaking and about New York as its gilded age gives way to a more progressive era. Read more...

 
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