Ektoplasma No. 20

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Ektoplasma No. 20
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
79.3.24
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 38.6 cm, W: 25 cm, D: 12.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1977
Primary Description: 
Black, light olive amber glass; pâte de verre. Considerable filling-out and retouching done with colored synthetic resin, probably polyester resin or epoxy. Most of the back has been leveled using this material, and it may make up about 20% of the sculpture. Brass mount on the back clamps underneath the base.
Provenance: 
Maderna, Marianne (Austrian, b. 1944), Former Collection
1979
Technique: 
Inscription: 
Maderna 2/7
signature
Particle Theories: International Pate de Verre and Other Cast Glass Granulations
Venue(s)
Museum of American Glass at Wheaton Village 2005-04 through 2006-01