Leopold Rudolf Blaschka Loligo bianconii Ommastrephes Loligo berthelotii Rakow Research Library Corning Museum of Glass

Upcoming Exhibition

September 2, 2017
December 24, 2017
In the Moak, Class of 1953, and Schaenen Galleries, Floor 2L

The historic collection of glass marine animals by Leopold Blaschka (1822–1895) and his son Rudolf (1857–1939) was acquired by Cornell in 1885 for use in teaching in the sciences. This exhibition will feature a selection of these unique sculptures and the Blaschkas’ drawings following a 2016 exhibition at the Corning Museum of Glass