Blue Twist

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Blue Twist
Accession Number: 
2015.4.47
Dimensions: 
Assembled Dimensions Vary; (a) Sculptural Part H: 50.9 cm, D: 9 cm; (a) Sculptural Part Base W: 12 cm; (b) Sculptural Part H: 19.3 cm, W: 10.7 cm, D: 5.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1982
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elmerina and Paul Parkman in honor of Tina Oldknow (Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Glass, 2000-2015)
Primary Description: 
Sculpture, "Blue Twist". Colorless, blue, red, yellow, and white glasses; hot-worked, cased, cut, assembled. Two-part sculpture consisting of one columnar form (a), which has been manipulated so that it bends downward, and one smaller form (b), which appears to have been sliced from the top of the taller form.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Parkman, Elmerina (Mrs. Paul), Source
1984-04-07
to
2015-12-14
Parkman, Paul, Source
1984-04-07
to
2015-12-14
Littleton Co., Inc., Former Collection
1982
to
1984-04-07
Material: 
Inscription: 
© Harvey K. Littleton 10-1982
signature
Engraved (b) on one side near base
10-1982 / © Harvey K. Littleton
signature
Engraved (a) on one side near base
Harvey Littleton Retrospective
Venue(s)
High Museum of Art 1984-03 through 1985-12
Acquisitions (2016) illustrated, p. 45 #30; BIB# AI101418
Harvey K. Littleton: a retrospective exhibition (1984) illustrated, p. 83; BIB# 22614