Emergence

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Emergence
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
87.5.1
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 32.7 cm, W: 14.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Primary Description: 
Colorless, amethyst non-lead glasses; cast in a metal mold, ground, polished. Solid hemispherical column with ground and polished top and base; upper third has inclusion of large torn spherical inclusion covered with minute bubbles caused by particles of sand, surrounded by vertical included strips of amethyst and colorless flaring from the base; overall minute air traps concentrated towards base; inscribed in script on back lower right "Thiel 1986".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Thiel, Ana (b. 1958), Former Collection
1986
to
1987-04-06
Inscription: 
Thiel 1986
Signature and date
on reverse toward lower right corner
Casting Poetic Sentiment: Glass Art Creation Methodology (2008) illustrated, p. 179, fig. 225; BIB# 107146
El Mundo Fascinate y Candente de la Escultura en Vidrio, de Ana Thiel (1987-05-07) C 9;
Una Escuttura de Vidrio de Ana Thiel, a un museu de Neuva York (1987-04-20) B, p. 1;
The Culture Watch (1987-04-20) B, p. 16;