Glass Painting Museum
Hedayat St., Sadi Ave., Tehran, Iran
Tel.: (0098 21) 752-6777
Opening hours: 9-18 ; Tuesday to Saturday
In an ancient house, belonged to Dr. Shaghaghi, in
Tehran, beautiful and various masterpieces of Stained
Glass Painting are shown.
This museum opened in 1999. Because of reverse painting and using Acrylic and light
colors, stained glass painting need special power in design, painting and also special elegance skill.
Subjects of these paintings in museum are:
2)flower and bird
5)buildings & landscapes
Center of this art, was Shiraz, in Karim Khan Zand
Period (18th century), that had a great impression in Shiraz Architecture. The main
region of this Art was China and East Europe; businessmen have brought it to Iran. Now,
Glass Painting, is a combined Art of old styles and subjects with new Art elements.