View From the Temple

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Object Name: 
Goblet
Title: 
View From the Temple
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
74.2.23
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 15.3 cm, Diam: 8.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1974
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and diamond point stippled. Circular upper rim; cylindrical bowl with rounded base and stippled with a series of ionic columns in a circular temple with a stone block floor and a mountainous landscape beyond with a second smaller temple and ascending light rays; solid inverted dome shape; bulbous knop; curvilinear conical foot; stipple engraved in pontil area: "19 SW 74".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Whistler, Simon, Former Collection
1975-12
Color: 
Inscription: 
19 SW 74
Date; Mark
VIEW FROM THE TEMPLE
Inscription
On a Glass Lightly
Venue(s)
Four Seasons Gallery 1981 through 1981
Laurence Whistler/Engravings on Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1974 through 1974
 
Stipple engraving (2008) illustrated, p. 26; BIB# 107250
Simon Whistler: On a Glass Lightly (2004) illustrated, p. 46; BIB# 83377
On a Glass Lightly (1981) p. 11; BIB# 33020