Saint John the Baptist

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Object Name: 
Glass Panel
Title: 
Saint John the Baptist
Accession Number: 
58.4.82
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 22 cm, W: 10.5 cm, Th: 1.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1958
Primary Description: 
Glass Panel, "Saint John the Baptist". Opaque orange, opaque red and black details non-lead glasses; three types of red glass fused together in an investment (gypsum and flint). Rectangular panel with irregular edges and vertical format; in low relief the stylized head of a bearded man with large eyes and long hair cuts in at a slight angle from front left side, this side of panel is orange except for a section of red at top including upper right corner area, red bits at tip of nose and cheek, hair and lips have some black detailing, overall mottled surface of mold; back of panel is smooth with red splotches at center and striations at top and bottom edges, narrow broken line of black along one long edge; tool marks on edges and scattered broken off extensions; unsigned.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Eckhardt, Edris (Edith Aline) ((American, 1907-1998)), Source
1957-09-19
Material: 
Edris Eckhardt, Artist in Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1968-06 through 1968-06
Title Unknown (Museum of Contemporary Crafts of the American Craftsmen's Council)
Venue(s)
Museum of Contemporary Crafts of the American Crafts Council 1962
 
Annual May Show
Venue(s)
Cleveland Museum of Art 1961
Title Unknown (Wichita Museum of Art)
Venue(s)
Wichita Art Museum
 
Title Unknown (Youngstown Art Museum)
Venue(s)
Youngstown Art Museum 1959