Glass blowers, Murano [art original].

Glass blowers, Murano [art original].
McBey, James, 1883-1959.
1 print : pencil and ink on paper ; 18 x 21 cm.
Other Authors: 
Hardie, Martin, 1875-1952.
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Item is hinged to mat with mylar overlay.
Label affixed to verso with information about item.
One of eighty prints and eleven trial proofs. Rakow Research Library also owns another of this same print; that print appeared on cover and p. 32 of The Studio, Fall 2004/Winter 2005.
Notable acquistion 2010.
Sent to photography April 2010 (Photography no. 2000014035).
Drypoint print of interior at Murano with glass blowers at work at the furnace. A stout figure, supposedly Seguso, is seated before the furnace. Five other men work in various capacities in background.
"Glass blowers, Murano; French 17th century paper; (McBey's writing); Martin Hardie" -- penciled in below print.
"III, James McBey" -- written in black ink directly below print.
"McBey, Venice, 22 September 1925" -- written in black ink within print, in lower right corner. The same words are penciled in on verso along with "H243".
Printed on French antique cream paper.
Object/Material Note: 
Published in Annual report - Corning Museum of Glass 2010: AI90243, p. 9 PER NK5102.C8 .C81a 2010.