Passe, Present, Avenir (Past, Present, Future)

Title: 
Passe, Present, Avenir (Past, Present, Future)

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Object Name: 
Gemmail Panel
Title: 
Passe, Present, Avenir (Past, Present, Future)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
93.3.8
Dimensions: 
Lightbox H: 94 cm, W: 78.5 cm, D: 25.8 cm; Panel H: 78.8 cm, W: 64.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1954
Credit Line: 
Gift of Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Web Description: 
Designed and signed by Jean Crotti; technique invented by artist Jean Crotti (1870-1958); panel assembled by "gemmists" in the Paris studio of Roger Malherbe-Navarre called Les Gemmaux de France. Included in the "First American Exhibit of 'Gemmaux de France'" in 1959. Included in the 1962 “Masterpieces in Glass” traveling exhibition by Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., Source
Color: 
Material: 
Primary Description: 
Gemmail Panel, "Passe, Present, Avenir (Past, Present, Future)". Gemmail panel in wood frame/ light box. Multicolored pieces of glass; layered, fused.
Masterpieces in Glass
A travelling exhibition by Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.
First American Exhibit of "Gemmaux de France"
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass