DescriptionThe whimsical image on our journal is taken from a hair ornament (ca. 1904) crafted by Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848–1933) now in the Museum's collection. The ornament features two dragonflies resting on two dandelion seed balls. Made of platinum, enamel, and gemstone, the object was originally owned by one of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s most enthusiastic patrons, Louisine W. Havemeyer.
256 lined pages. Flexible gold-stamped cover. 4 3/4'' x 6 5/8''.
- 256 lined pages
- Flexible cover
- Flexible gold-stamped cover
- 4 3/4'' x 6 5/8''
Art HistoryA master of many media, Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, 1848–1933) was one of America’s most noted decorative artists at the turn of the century. Known in particular for stained-glass windows and lighting fixtures, his studios also made luminous glass vases and bowls, pottery, furniture, textiles, jewelry, and works in bronze, wood, and enamel.