Flameworked Figure of a Water Bird

Object Name: 
Flameworked Figure of a Water Bird

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Object Name: 
Flameworked Figure of a Water Bird
Accession Number: 
2007.3.12
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm, L: 13.1 cm, W: 5.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1930-1939
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jan Patricny (grandson of the artist)
Primary Description: 
Colorless, translucent white and green glass; flameworked. Figure of a white bird with long legs bent down as if eating with a green plant in the background. A rectangular framework of glass rods creates a base with a foot, presumably from a second bird, at the other end of the base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Patricny, Jan, Source
2009-08-27