How a prolific, polymathic artist and designer joined an eye for the sleek with a taste for the pastoral
The fifth installment of our web-only column on ceramics and glass.
Creating an American style in the 1920s.
Although the name of Edward F. Caldwell may be unfamiliar to some, the lighting fixtures made by his eponymous firm grace some of the best known public and private architectural commissions of the late 19th and early 20th centuries in the United States. Caldwell and his partner, Victor F. von Lossberg, a Russian artist he met while working at Archer …