The purpose of this page is to highlight the glass collections in museums located in the United States. Periodically new pages of different museums will be posted here for your interest.
1. The Toledo Museum of Art
Size of glass collection: 6,800 objects
TMA’s glass collection is one of the most comprehensive and historically significant in the world. From antiquity to the present, you may explore the evolution of glass as an artistic medium. On view in the Glass Pavilion, the glass collection features works of art representing ancient Mediterranean; Islamic; European Renaissance, Baroque, and Rococco; American and European 19th century; and modern and contemporary glass.
Toledo Museum website: http://www.toledomuseum.org/Art_Glass.htm
The following photos are examples of glass objects from the Museum collection. Additional pictures can be found in the Study Gallery at: **GLASS at THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART