Stained Glass Art Auctions – The term stained glass can refer to the stained glass as a material or works that are created from it. Throughout its history for a thousand years, this term has been applied almost exclusively on the Church Windows, mosques, and other important buildings. Although usually made in the form of flat panel and is used as the window, the various creations of modern stained glass artists also make it as a sculpture and three-dimensional structures.
Modern vernacular language use often expands “stained glass ” by entering the objet d’art (art objects) and of domestic leadlight came glasswork as exemplified in many famous works of Louis Comfort lights Tiffany.
As an ingredient, “stained glass ” glass is colored with metallic salts while adding. The stained glass is made into a “stained glass Windows ” in which small pieces of glass are arranged to form patterns or pictures, (usually) merged with taskbar taskbar lead and compactly with a rigid frame. The details are painted yellow and stains are often used to give value to the design. The term’s “stained glass ” is also applied to the window that the colour is generated from a painting on the glass used and then merges with the glass in the furnace.
Stained glass, as a work of art and craft, requires the existence of artistic skills to understand the design of appropriate and applicable, as well as the engineering skills to assemble the pieces. A window should be put with fitting into the space that is available, should be able to withstand the wind and rain, and also, in particular, large Windows, able to hold his load himself. Many large Windows that stand the test of time and remains substantially intact since the late Middle Ages. In Western Europe, these Windows is the main form of pictorial art that is still preserved. In this context, the purpose of the manufacture of stained glass Windows is not do not allow those who are in the building to see out or even specifically to receive the light, but rather to control it. For this reason such Windows of stained glass has been described as ‘ teriluminasi ‘ wall decor.
The design of a window can only be either figurative or abstract; It’s possible to incorporate different narration taken from the Bible, history, or literature; It may also represent the Saints or patron, or use symbolic motifs, particularly shield emblem (coat of arms). Windows in buildings can also be thematic, for example: in the building of the Church (the events from the life of Christ); in the houses of Parliament (plaque-plaques the electoral region); inside the Hall campus (figure-a figure which represents art and science); or in the home (flora, fauna, landscape).
Stained glass is still popular to this day, but is often referred to as glass art. This work is common in luxury homes, commercial buildings, and places of worship. Various artists and companies and artists contracted to create beautiful art, ranging from the dome, Windows, backsplash (a kind of protective wall panel).