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TIFFANY, Louis Comfort (1848 - 1933), Painter, watercolourist, mosaicist, ceramicist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TIFFANY, Louis Comfort (1848 - 1933), Painter, watercolourist, mosaicist, ceramicist

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American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 February 1848, in New York; died 17 January 1933, in New York.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, mosaicist, ceramicist, glassmaker. Genre scenes, local scenes, landscapes. Designs for stained glass.

Orientalism, Art Nouveau.

[not available online]Louis Comfort Tiffany studied under George Inness and Samuel Colman in New York, and under Léon Bailly in Paris during a

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