Flameworked Headless Hound Dog with Tree

Object Name: 
Flameworked Headless Hound Dog with Tree

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Flameworked Headless Hound Dog with Tree
Accession Number: 
2007.3.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.6 cm, L: 13.2 cm, D: 7.5cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1930-1939
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jan Patricny (grandson of the artist)
Primary Description: 
Dark greenish amber and colorless glass; flameworked. Shaped like a hound dog with long tail but no head, positioned as if leaping over a small tree. Colorless glass rods are still attached to the back legs and form a triangular base with the tree, enabling the sculpture to stand upright.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Patricny, Jan, Source
2009-08-27