Lot 329 View Catalog
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
By Mark Bogenrief. Art Nouveau style, set into a back-lighted wood framed box, in the manner of Alphonse Mucha, depicting Summer as an allegorical classically clad maiden in an outdoor landscape laden with a profusion of floral garlands and bouquets indicative of the season, worked in numerous pieces of variously shaded opaline, marbleized, iridescent, slag and solid glass pieces in many colors. Excellent condition. 39x86 inches.
&cf. Bogenrief is internationally acclaimed as one of the world's premier artists working with stained glass. With his wife Jeanne and a complement of roughly 20 artisans, Bogenrief Studios have created works of art in stained glass of the highest caliber for individual glass collectors as well as for public institutions and corporate collections. In 2003 a selection of the studio's monumental works were exhibited in a gallery show in Iowa titled "Illuminating the Soul of Glass."