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Henryk Francis Twardzik (Polish/American, 1900-1992) Stained Glass Rondel

Auction:
2661B
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$4,080$3,400

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2661B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 22, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Henryk Francis Twardzik (Polish/American, 1900-1992) Stained Glass Rondel
Art glass, metal
Probably for C.J. Connick of Boston, Massachusetts, early/mid 20th century
Composed of polychrome panes painted to depict a castle high on a hill with a bridge and river in the foreground surrounded by trees and foliage, signed in the glass border and in the caming, dia. 14 in.


Note: During his tenure at C.J. Connick Co., Twardzik was involved in designing stained-glass windows at Yale University, the cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York, and the American University in Paris, among other projects.
Estimate $300-500


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Francis Twardzik, C.J. Connick Co., Massachusetts, American University, cathedral of St. John, Yale University, American University in Paris

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