Glass Painters

Generally, painters who create images or decoration on the front or reverse of glass pieces or sheets. Refers particularly to stained glass artists who painted images on the glass, especially the smaller details on windows and panels.

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Painters who create images or decoration on the front or reverse of glass pieces or sheets. Examples are stained glass artists who paint images on the glass, especially the smaller details, such as faces of figures, on windows and panels. To refer to craftsmen who stain glass, use "glass stainers."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300263758. The J. Paul Getty Trust.