Wall Hanging Sculpture

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Wall Hanging Sculpture
Accession Number: 
76.4.31
Dimensions: 
L: 24.2 cm, W: 23.3 cm, Th: 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1976
Credit Line: 
Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts
Primary Description: 
Pale transparent greenish non-lead glass; molten glass poured over a steel pipe, manipulated, assembled with wisk and mounted on a piece of cut stone. Thin, flat, square sheet of polished mottled gray slate; a large, rounded blob of glass attached on the center, with a long, rounded section drawn up and wrapping loosely around a bundle of natural brownish plant fibers (wisk), tied in a cylindrical bundle; the glass attached to the slate with a metal pin, cemented in place; two metal pins cemented to the back, with a loop of wire for hanging.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Willard, David ((b. 1948)), Source
1976-06-24
Category: 
Casting Poetic Sentiment: Glass Art Creation Methodology (2008) illustrated, p.83, fig. 102; BIB# 107146