Egg in Cage #09-9

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Egg in Cage #09-9
Accession Number: 
2012.4.109
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.5 cm, Diam (max) 21 cm; Egg H: 23.5 cm, Diam (max): 13.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2009
Credit Line: 
Gift of Nyla Marnay and Lyla Lawry
Primary Description: 
Sculpture, "Egg in Cage #09-9". Translucent bluish gray, opaque orangish red, and white glass, found brass birdcage; blown granulare glass, assembled. Gold-colored brass birdcage that holds a large egg made of translucent bluish gray and opaque orangish red glass squares, each of which has five raised white dots.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Marquis, Richard (American, b. 1945), Source
2009
to
2012-09-24
Material: 
Inscription: 
A B C D
inscription
Marker near screw holes on base of cage in black
© 2009 / Marquis
signature
Scratched on base of cage
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2013-02-16 through 2014-02-02
This exhibition is part of the Corning Museum’s ongoing Masters of Studio Glass series developed to provide a platform for in-depth surveys of artists represented in the Museum’s permanent collection.