Sixteen pot glass furnace
(Photography no. 99185) Displayed in the exhibition titled "Reflecting antiquity : modern glass inspired by ancient Rome" held at the Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades, California, October 18, 2007-January 14, 2008 and then in the Changing Exhibitions Gallery at The Corning Museum of Glass, February 15-May 27, 2008.
Photographed August 2007 for the Getty Villa, Malibu exhibition. (Photography no. 99185).
Published as illustration 63 in "The glass of Frederick Carder" by Paul Gardner, New York : Crown Publishers, 1971.
Original photograph is mounted on board; flooded, slightly warped. Copy 2 is no. 719.61, from the Photomedia Dept., Corning Glass Works, Corning, N.Y.
Image of the interior of a glasshouse. In the foreground, a gaffer is seated at a bench; a young assistant is sitting nearby.