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Heavenly Form
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Overall H: 25.3 cm, W: 15.5 cm, L: 25.5 cm
Not on Display
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Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts
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Colorless, blue-gray tinted and opal glass; slumped, cemented; metal wire. Slumped opal glass sculptural ribbon-shaped form draped over six metal wire 'supports', cemented to the base, inside a glass box with colorless glass front, top and side panes and blue-gray tinted rear pane and base, cemented.
Contemporary Art Glass Group Gallery, Former Collection
Modern and contemporary art glass (2006) illustrated, slide 81; BIB# 130418
Recent Important Acquisitions, 23 (1981) illustrated, p. 103, #47; BIB# AI98083