Inverted Tube/Cut Line

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Inverted Tube/Cut Line
Accession Number: 
82.4.76
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 33.4 cm, W: 41.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1977
Credit Line: 
Gift of Harvey K. and Bess Littleton
Web Description: 
This sculpture was blown at the Pilgrim glassworks in West Virginia, which is best known for its production of mid-20th century Depression glass. Occasionally, studio artists worked within industry, but this kind of collaboration was rare.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Littleton, Harvey K. (American, 1922-2013), Source
1982-12-30
Littleton, Bess, Source
1982-12-30
Primary Description: 
Sculpture, "Inverted Tube/Cut Line." Colorless, opaque white and red glass; blown, cut and polished with plexi base.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-11-17 through 2013-01-06
West Bridge show at CMoG
Contrasts: A Glass Primer
Venue(s)
Museum of Glass: International Center for Contemporary Art 2006-11-10 through 2009-10-11
 
Harvey K. Littleton: A Life in Glass (2011) illustrated, p. 120; BIB# 127267
Contrasts: A Glass Primer (2007) illustrated, p. 50; BIB# 100121
Hikari no shouchu: sekai no garasu = The glass (1992) p. 172, #287; BIB# 58995
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 137, #126; BIB# 20603