Vase

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Object Name: 
Vase
Accession Number: 
66.4.47
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.4 cm, W: 16.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1965
Web Description: 
The Johns-Manville #475 marbles are a low-melting-point glass material that was supplied by Dominick Labino to the 1962 Toledo Workshop participants. They were widely used during the early years of American studio glass.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Littleton, Harvey K. ((American, 1922-2013)), Source
1966
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
H K Littleton / 1965
signature
above base
Primary Description: 
Fiberglas marbles, #475; blown, silver oxide decoration.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-11-17 through 2013-01-06
West Bridge show at CMoG
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2005-11-17 through 2006-04-02
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2006-07-12 through 2007-01-06
 
Masterpieces of American Glass
Venue(s)
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
Past and Present (2012) illustrated, p. 26, top left; BIB# 135030
Color Ignited: Glass 1962-2012 (2012) illustrated, p. 95, plate 50, p. 189; BIB# 130144
Treasures from the Corning Museum of Glass 2012 (2011-12) illustrated, p. 4;
Curator's Eye (2011-09) illustrated, p. 98;
Harvey K. Littleton: A Life in Glass (2011) illustrated, p. 69; BIB# 127267
Corning Museum of Glass (2009-01) illustrated, pp. 8-9; BIB# 109342
Modern and contemporary art glass (2006) illustrated, slide 26; BIB# 130418
The encyclopedia of modern marbles, spheres & orbs (2005) illustrated, p. 25 fig. 21; BIB# 88983
Plastik sanatlarda cam malzemenin uygulanisi (2003) illustrated, p. 67, fig. 3.26; BIB# 120381
The Sixties: decade of design revolution (1998) p. 218, illus.; BIB# 60887
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 128, #127; BIB# 35679
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 64, 95, pl. 98; BIB# 33046