Colorways series

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Object Name: 
Platter
Title: 
Colorways series
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
98.4.135
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.7 cm, W: 36.6 cm, D: 36.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1997
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist, Dorothy Hafner
Web Description: 
Trained as a painter and sculptor, Dorothy Hafner (American, b. 1952) was a ceramics designer when she was started working with glass. She makes kiln-formed and fused glass "collages" whose colors and shapes are inspired by the sea.
Department: 
Series: 
Colorways
Provenance: 
Hafner, Dorothy ((American, b. 1952)), Former Collection
Primary Description: 
Transparent to translucent multi-colored glass; fused. Square shape curving up at corners to make shallow dish. Decoration of squares and rectangles of colors, overlapping to form more colors. Platter from "Colorways" series.
The Corning Museum of Glass: A Decade of Glass Collecting 1990-1999 (2000) illustrated, p. 105, #186; BIB# 65446
Recent Important Acquisitions, 41 (1999) illustrated, p. 213, #71; BIB# AI43981
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1998 (1999) illustrated, p. 16;