Sculpture with Base

Object Name: 
Sculpture with Base

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Object Name: 
Sculpture with Base
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
52.4.332
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1938-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Sculpture with Base. Translucent and transparent very heavy bubbly "frosted" glass; "mold-cast" (lost wax process). Most of the sculptures (CMG 52.4.312-342) rest on a pedestal, they have often a back support. Their condition is more or less mint though many have small chips. Sculpture of an almost nude girl sitting on a pedestal and playing a lyre; signed" "FC".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick ((American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963)), Source
1952-03
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
FC
signature
Frederick Carder: Portrait of a Glassmaker
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1985-04 through 1985-10
Davenport Art Gallery 1985-12-01 through 1986-01-12
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg 1986-09-21 through 1986-11-09
Walters Art Gallery 1987-02-18 through 1987-04-12
Glass: an artist's medium (1998) illustrated, p. 17; BIB# 60085
Frederick Carder: Portrait of a Glassmaker (1985) illustrated, pp. 104-105, 119, pl. 63; BIB# 31168