1900 glass boat by Cornu, 1889-1905 table by Baccarat. Corning Museum of Glass, New York, USA.
Glass boat made by Charles Vital Cornu in 1900 for Paris World's Fair, then shown in Baccarat showroom in France. Glass table made 1889-1905 by Baccarat. The fascinating Corning Museum of Glass (CMOG.org) covers the art, history and science of glass, brought to life through live glassmaking demonstrations, offered all day, every day, in Corning, New York, USA. The not-for-profit museum was founded in 1951 by Corning Glass Works (now Corning Incorporated) and has a collection of more than 45,000 glass objects, some over 3500 years old, the "world's best collection of art and historical glass."Add to Lightbox Download