Judson Studios (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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Judson Studios was founded in 1897 in Los Angeles, California, by William Lees Judson. It became famous for its elaborate stained glass windows that were installed around the country, in churches as well as buildings designed by noted figures like Frank Lloyd Wright. Judson Studios also worked in tile and mosaics, but it was stained glass that gave the organization its reputation. In fact, Judson Studios had such a top-notch reputation that it was able to recruit the artist Frederick Wilson away from Louis Comfort Tiffany.

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referencedIn Nicholson, Genelle Paschall,. Oral history interview with Genelle Paschall Nicholson and Lincoln Paschall, 1989 July 15. Sierra Madre Public Library
creatorOf W. L. (William Lees) Judson papers Archives of American Art
referencedIn Judson Studios Photographs of Frederick Wilson Design Drawings Corning Museum of Glass. Rakow Research Library
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associatedWith Judson, W. L. (William Lees), 1842-1928. person
associatedWith Nicholson, Genelle Paschall, person
employeeOf Wilson, Frederick person
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Los Angeles CA US
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Stained glass
Stained glass artists
Stained glass industry
Stained glass windows
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Establishment 1895

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