Fan Spires

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Fan Spires
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.3.14
Dimensions: 
H: 64.5 cm, L: 34.6 cm, W: 18.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1989
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivo Lill
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent deep blue non-lead glass; cut sheet glass, laminated with colored and colorless epoxies, polished. Vertical isosceles triangular sculpture formed of thirteen overlapping graduated triangles of double-laminated flat glass with polished edges; central tallest colorless triangle flanked on each side with six layered triangles diminishing in size to form opposing radiating fan patterns; all triangles consist of doubled panes of glass, smaller triangles laminated to the next with a layer of colored epoxy (?) giving sculpture blue coloration except at tip of central highest triangle; inscribed in block letters and enclosed in an inscribed circle at lower corner of one short side: "Lill".
Department: 
Series: 
Spires
Provenance: 
Lill, Ivo ((b. 1953)), Source
Belvedere
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts 1989
Finnish Glass Museum 1990