Ukiuki-kyou wa kyou mo yukai [slide].

Ukiuki-kyou wa kyou mo yukai [slide].
Matsuura, Akane, 1963-
[Minamiazumi-gun, Nagano Pref., Japan], 1987.
glass ; 28 cm. x 29 cm. x 27 cm.
Buechner, Thomas S.
Frantz, Susanne K.
Other Authors: 
Buechner, Thomas S. juror
Frantz, Susanne K. juror
CMoG: 88.6.6
Bib ID: 
Variant Title: 
The jolly country is always happy
Master slide condition: Scattered residue, scattered scratches.
Slide 1 condition: Dust.
Slide 2 condition: Good, no marks.
Slide 3 condition: Good, no marks.
Copies in drawer: 3
Published in: New Glass Review 9, p. 19, no. 46.
Slide is property of The Corning Museum of Glass. Copyright for image held by artist. CMoG has a license to "reproduce and sell on the Museum's behalf, and without compensation to the artist, slides, postcard, microfiche, or photographs of my objects selected for New Glass Review 9." Rights and Reproductions Manager.
Object in the collection of The Corning Museum of Glass, 88.6.6 acquired by the Museum in 1988.
Description in New Glass Review: Blown glass, hot-worked applications.
Description in CMoG glass object database: Colorless with transparent white, pink, violet, yellow, aqua, opaque multi-colors 8% lead glasses; blown, fused and sandblasted animal/human "pick-up" decoration. Three blown bubbles colorless with gradations of white, roughly graduated in size (A being largest); fused to the top of each are short colored appendages (three on the two larger bubbles, one on the smallest) consisting of solid, irregular stone-like shapes (one on each piece topped by a bubble with a narrow opening) decorated with small "pick-up" sandblasted and fused, clothed "animals," figures and abstract shapes; base rim of each bubble is ground flat; unsigned.
Technique: Blown and hot-working.
Type: Sculpture.
Image orientation: landscape.
New Glass Review 9; entry no. 556.1.87
New Glass Review winner ; NGR 9 no. 46