Tessuto

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
Tessuto
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
88.3.26
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 38.6 cm, W: 23 cm, D: 17 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Credit Line: 
Gift of Emanuel and Phyllis Lacher
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque white, black, red non-lead glasses; blown with trailed and "pick-up" decoration. Tall vase with "woven cane" decoration; lipless ovoid opening ground flat, slight shoulder swelling, sides tapering in towards base; colorless walls with overall decoration of narrow vertical white canes, overlaid with horizontal black spiral wrap, overlaid by narrow vertical red cane that end short of the rim and taper down at one side edge into a "V" pattern, overlaid by parallel broken rows of horizontal black cane that become full rings one-third distance from rim; base ground and polished, polished pontil; inscribed in script on base: "Lino Tagliapiertra / Effetre International / Murano Italy 1986 / 17 / 100".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lacher, Emanuel, Former Collection
Lacher, Phyllis (Mrs. Emanuel), Source
1988-03-05
Lino Tagliapietra in Retrospect: A Modern Renaissance in Italian Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Glass: International Center for Contemporary Art 2008-02-23 through 2008-08-24
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 1988 (1989) p. 7;