A Cup with Appeal, #2

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Object Name: 
Sculptural Vessel
A Cup with Appeal, #2
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Overall H: 21.7 cm, W (max): 13.4 cm
On Display
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Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts
Primary Description: 
Yellow, black, green, white lead glass; blown, applied decoration, hot-worked. Ovoid cup of yellow glass with white overlay, green applied circles on sides, applied to a yellow banana with black stripes which forms a stem, applied handle of a green leaf and colorless cased over green glass with black stripes, all applied to an oval flat foot of colorless glass with a sandblasted surface. Engraved signature on one black stripe of banana "Robt Levin 1977".
Levin, Robert (American, b. 1948), Source
Masterpieces of American Glass
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey
Corning Museum of Glass 1979 through 1979
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Renwick Gallery
Toledo Museum of Art
Hikari no shouchu: sekai no garasu = The glass (1992) p. 171, #286; BIB# 58995
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 69, 96, pl. 110; BIB# 33046
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 131, #120; BIB# 20603