Sixteen pot glass furnace
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.
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.
(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.