Grandpa's Night Ride to Kansas

Title: 
Grandpa's Night Ride to Kansas

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Grandpa's Night Ride to Kansas
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
76.4.24
Dimensions: 
L: 50.8c m, D(disc): 15.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1975
Primary Description: 
Black non-lead glass; blown, hot-worked, assembled while hot. Blown, flattened body disc with heavy rim wrap, at upper point wrap is separated and manipulated, small stylized head applied hot, back of disc has raised, ground pontil; applied and stamped semi-circular hip section attached to pair of elongated legs slightly flaring at base and connected by a thick patty of glass; inscribed in script on back of disc: ""Grandpa's Night/Ride to Kansas"/Brejcha".
Department: 
Series: 
Wall Disc
Provenance: 
Brejcha, Vernon ((b. 1942)), Source
1976-06-24
Third Bardstown Invitational
Venue(s)
Bardstown Art Center 1975 through 1975
Secrets of Light Glass Invitational
Venue(s)
Contemporary Crafts Gallery 1975 through 1975