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Object Name: 
Vessel
Title: 
Fire
Accession Number: 
2015.3.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 36.3 cm, W: 32.9 cm, D: 24 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1997
Primary Description: 
Vessel, "Fire". Orange and purple cased and blown glass, abraded with cork wheel. Asymmetrical vessel with rounded, inflated body tapering at the shoulder into a cone-shaped neck with round mouth that reveals the interior orange color. Seven different colors were layered to create the violet exterior and orange interior.
Provenance: 
Elliott Arts West, Source
2015-09-08
Munsch, Gerard, Former Collection
Estate of Gerard Munsch, Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
LAURA DE SANTILLANA / 1997
signature
Engraved on base
Title Unknown (Elliott/Brown Gallery
Venue(s)
Elliott Brown Gallery
Recent Important Acquisitions (2016) illustrated, p. 106; BIB# AI101517
Acquisitions (2016) illustrated, p. 46 #31; BIB# AI101418