Musician

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Object Name: 
Musician
Accession Number: 
91.3.74 A
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1991
Credit Line: 
Gift of Susanne K. Frantz
Primary Description: 
Opaque white, pink, brown, and black, transparent gray, colorless glasses; flameworked. Musician, in commedia dell'arte costume, dancing as he plays violin. Male, with right foot resting on conical base and left knee raised in dance; he wears tall, conical white hat, black long-nosed mask covering his eyes and nose, white long-sleeved, fitted upper garment, white hose, and black shoes; his left hand supports brown and black violin tucked under his chin, his right hand holds black bow; base consists of cone, edge of which has been drawn outward and downward at four equidistant points; impressed on underside of base: "B L".
Provenance: 
Frantz, Susanne K., Source
1991-09-24
Lucio, Bubacco, Source
1991-09-24
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-10-17 through 2003-02-16