Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art Opens New Laurelton Hall Galleries

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WINTER PARK, FL.- The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, the most comprehensive collection of Louis Comfort Tiffany materials in the world, has opened a new 12,000-square-foot wing. The wing’s opening celebrated Tiffany’s 163rd birthday on February 18. The addition makes available, for the first time, long-term public access to the restored Daffodil Terrace from Louis Comfort Tiffany’s celebrated Long Island home, Laurelton Hall. The new galleries feature 250 art and architectural objects from or related to the destroyed estate. Highlights include prize-winning leaded-glass windows, iconic Tiffany Studios lamps, as well as art glass and custom furnishings. The new Laurelton Hall galleries provide 6,000 square feet of additional public exhibition space and deepens the Morse’s interpretations of Tiffany’s life and legacy. Destroyed by a fire in 1957, Laurelton Hall’s every archite