Double Form

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Double Form
Accession Number: 
81.3.19
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 11.1 cm, Diam: 9.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1980
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; cast, pulled. Thick, solid cylindrical disk shape "pulled" at top to form two thin walls, one inside the other, with serrated edges; signed on base "TICHY" in block letters.
Provenance: 
Art Centrum, Former Collection
1981
Color: 
Inscription: 
TICHY
signature
Czechoslovakian Glass 1350-1980
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1981-05-02 through 1981-11-01
Six centuries of objects from five Czechoslovakian museums and more than 20 contemporary Czech glass artists. From the geographic region of Czechoslovakia known as Bohemia, came (and continues to come) a dazzling sequence of decorative designs and techniques for the embellishment of glass. The history of the Czechoslovakian artist is not simply a catalog of applied decorative techniques, but a sequential array of innovations and improvements that have often set the standard for the rest of the world.
Dalibor Tichy (1950-1985) (2006-06) illustrated, p. 53;
Czechoslovakian Glass: 1350-1980 (1981-08) pp. 44-50, ill.; p. 50;
Czechoslovakian Glass: 1350-1980 (Exhibition) (1981) illustrated, pp. 142, 163, #141; BIB# 30316