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New York, New York
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Overall H: 43.1 cm, W (max): 9.4 cm, D (max): 9.4 cm
Not on Display
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Anonymous Gift
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Colorless, lead glass; cast, cut, polished, engraved. Vertical, four-sided, square-shaped column, with cuts at each corner creating profiles of the World Trade Center, Empire State Building, Chrysler Building and the Woolworth Building. The engraved tops of the buildings are very detailed. The designs begin one-fourth of the way from the top of the glass block and extend to the lower one-fourth, which has been cut into eight, unequal facets. Inscribed on the base "Paul Schulze" on edge of base; above it, on the side facet "Steuben". No air bubbles in the glass.
Anonymous Source
Paul Schulze
Trial By Fire: Contemporary Glass
Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts 2003-01-24 through 2003-04-30
Masterpieces of American Glass
Museum of Applied Arts 1990-07-27 through 1990-09-02
State Hermitage Museum 1990-09-15 through 1990-10-21
Museum of the State Institute of Glass 1990-11-02 through 1991-01-04
American Glassmaking: The First Russian Tour
Steuben Glass, Inc. 1990-01-30 through 1990-02-24
Zart & Rau (2015) illustrated, p. 47;
Trial By Fire: Contemporary Glass (2003) illustrated, p. 43; BIB# 74749
Hikari no shouchu: sekai no garasu = The glass (1992) p. 175, #290; BIB# 58995
Masterpieces of American Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 79, 97, pl. 134; BIB# 33046
Recent Important Acquisitions, 30 (1988) illustrated, p. 115, #39; BIB# AI20606