Sculpture

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Accession Number: 
2005.3.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 55 cm, W: 24.3 cm, D: 21.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1971
Web Description: 
This sculpture was part of the collection of early modern glass assembled by Harvey Littleton, the “father” of American studio glass. He used the collection to teach his students about glassworking processes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Littleton, Harvey K. ((American, 1922-2013)), Source
2005-03-09
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Roubicek / 1971
Signature and date
Engraved Lower body
Primary Description: 
Transparent amber-orange glass; blown and hot-worked. Abstract "vertical" sculpture with tripod base formed of asymmetrical pulled and pinched glass "leaves" around a central hollow shaft.
New Glass Review, 27 (2006) illustrated, p. 122;
The Gather (2005) p. 13;
Sklo = Glass / Miluse Roubickova, Rene Roubicek (1999) illustrated, pp. 58, 66; BIB# 63407
Contemporary Art Glass (1975) p. 87; BIB# 27552