Druid Site #43

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Druid Site #43
Accession Number: 
87.6.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 50.8 cm, W: 95 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass with laminated opaque section of aqua, yellow, blue and red; kiln fused plate glass, flat glass cut and recessed into cast cavity. Wide, flat, horizontal construction with overall irregular faceted surface; piece is supported by two pairs of central layered columns that extend above and below horizontal side sections that project at right angles with center segment separating columns; horizontal elements form shape of long rectangle with irregular lower edge; only one side is decorated; upper edge and side with inset band of opaque glass in interlocking aqua and yellow triangles edged in black; one side section with recessed circle near lower edge decorated with inset "x" of layered and fused yellow and blue; central section decorated with linear construction of crossed blue and red laminated bars that project into spaces between columns; second extending section has irregular lower edge trimmed with lengths of red and yellow lamination that extend to part of mid-section lower edge; piece rests on four edges of central columns; inscribed "Langley 1986".
Department: 
Series: 
Druid Site
Provenance: 
Langley, Warren ((Australian, b. 1950)), Source
1987-03-19
Inscription: 
Langley 1986
signature
Glass in Architecture
Venue(s)
Victorian Cultural Centre
Thirty Years of New Glass, 1957-1987
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1987-05-16 through 1987-10-25
Toledo Museum of Art 1988-01-10 through 1988-02-21
 
Glass in Public Spaces
Venue(s)
Victorian Cultural Centre 1987-01-21 through 1987-02-15