Christ Episcopal Church, Corning, NY

Christ Episcopal Church, Corning, NY

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Object Name: 
Fotolite Panel
Christ Episcopal Church, Corning, NY
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall W: 25.4 cm, L: 20.4 cm, Th: 3 cm
Not on Display
about 1950-1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Marilyn O'Bryan
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque opal white non-lead glass; rolled photosensitive sodium fluoride opal sheet glass is exposed to ultra-violet light through a graphic transparency and reheated to grow opal crystals (see description on page 10 of Stookey autobiography). Thin, rectangular panel of colorless glass with three-dimensional graphic image of Christ Episcopal church and surrounding foliage, depicted in white opal glass chemically formed within the depth of the panel; roughly ground edges; unsigned.
O'Bryan, Marilyn, Former Collection