Portrait of Stanislav Libensky

Title: 
Portrait of Stanislav Libensky

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Object Name: 
Disc
Title: 
Portrait of Stanislav Libensky
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.3.8
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 19.9 cm, Th: 1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986-1987
Primary Description: 
Colorless 8% lead glass; copper-wheel engraved, cut, polished. Portrait of Professor Stanislav Libensky. Broad flat disc polished on edges and unengraved side, reverse side has overall matte finish and is intaglio engraved with stylized portrait in profile, skull engraved with image of "Dove" section of sculpture in CMG Libenský lobby in shallow relief; inscribed in script on edge of disc: "J Harcuba 1986-87".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Art Centrum, Former Collection
1988
5000 Years of Glass (British Museum, new ed) (2012) illustrated, p. 220, #276; BIB# 133950
Five Thousand Years of Glass (British Museum) (2012) illustrated, p. 220, #276; BIB# 133950
Jiri Harcuba (2008) illustrated, p. 66, 122; BIB# 124228
Jiri Harcuba (2007) illustrated, p. 14; BIB# 104062