Le Point Diagonal

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Le Point Diagonal
Accession Number: 
2006.3.63
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 17.7 cm, W: 35.5 cm, D: 45.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1989
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Ben W. Heineman Sr. Family
Primary Description: 
Multi-colored cast, pate-de-verre glass, assembled. Multi-part sculpture that resembles a guillotine with a ball beneath the "blade."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Habatat Galleries Inc., Former Collection
1989
Heineman, Ben W. Sr. Family, Source
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
465 / AEL
inscription
Engraved On bottom of base (a)
E leperlier
inscription
Engraved On bottom of base to guillotine (f) Letter "E" is backwards
E Leperlier / 465 / AEL
signature
Engraved On bottom of pillar (b) Letter "E" is backwards. Text in script.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass
Contemporary Glass Gallery and Changing Exhibitions Gallery
Voices of Contemporary Glass: The Heineman Collection (2009) illustrated, pp. 182-183, pl. 97; BIB# 109983