Trapezoidal Bottle

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Title: 
Trapezoidal Bottle
Accession Number: 
2005.4.168
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.7 cm, W: 8.3 cm, D: 3.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1967
Web Description: 
This amber bottle is one of Marquis’s more sophisticated early works in glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Marquis, Johanna Nitzke, Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
MARQUIS / c 1978 (crossed out and replace with) 1967 #4 NPS /
label
Stamped On bottom White circular sticker with black stamped text.
D MARQUIS: Bo
label
Typed On bottom Red and white sticker with typed text.
Primary Description: 
Vessel, "Trapezoidal Bottle". Translucent brown glass; white paint, mold-blown, hot-worked, scratched, painted. Trapezoid shaped bottle with an inverted conical shaped neck. Body is painted in white on one side. Fingerprint in red on one edge, spots of pink on other edge.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2013-02-16 through 2014-02-02
This exhibition is part of the Corning Museum’s ongoing Masters of Studio Glass series developed to provide a platform for in-depth surveys of artists represented in the Museum’s permanent collection.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06
 
Masters of Studio Glass: Richard Marquis (2012) illustrated, p. 6 (far left, middle); BIB# AI93447
New Glass Review, 27 (2006) illustrated, p. 116;
The Corning Museum of Glass Annual Report 2005 (2006) illustrated, p. 16, right; BIB# AI90241
Richard Marquis: Objects (1997) illustrated, p. 42; BIB# 59475