Spirit Break

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Spirit Break
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H: 32.1 cm, W: 24.2 cm
Not on Display
Primary Description: 
Colorless over opaque white and cobalt blue non-lead glasses, reddish orange inclusions and multi-colored murini; blown with applications. Rectangular; flattened irregularly shaped vertical upright form with fire-polished rounded lip which merges with shoulderless sides tapering out to the rounded, footless base; vessel is of colorless with an applied raised irregular band of red, white, black and blue concentric ring murini encircling upper half of body; colorless is laid over translucent opalescent white with overall pattern of reddish- orange spots and silver leaf fragments; white is laid over interior lining of translucent cobalt; lower half of body has intermittent areas of surface indentations; base and pontil are ground flat. Engraved "John Nicolas de Wit Spirit Break 1983" at base.
de Wit, John (American, b. 1952), Source
Juried Show of Northern California
Creative Arts Center 1983 through 1983