Pair of Beakers

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Object Name: 
Pair of Beakers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.316
Dimensions: 
See Individual Records
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1725-1750
Primary Description: 
Pair of Beakers. Sides rise in attenuated ogee from drawn, flaring circular base to fire-polished rim; slightly concave on bottom, with pontil mark. Bright polychrome decoration: at top, inside, blue band just below rim; on outside, two thin blue lines above vertical naturalistic sprays of blue and red flowers and strawberries with shaded green stems and leaves, with parrot perched on stem of one; sprays rise from Persian-style border in blue at bottom.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1951-01-01
Schreiber, Charlotte, Former Collection
Davis, Cecil, Former Collection
Technique: 
Material: 
I vetri muranesi settecenteschi dipinti con fiori e uccelli (2014) illustrated, p. 127; BIB# AI100174
A Celebration of Eighteenth-Century Venetian Art (1998) illustrated, p. 32, fig. 5;
The Corning Museum of Glass and the Finger Lakes Region (1993) illustrated, pp. 12-13, #19; BIB# 35681
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 48, #35; BIB# 35679
Masterpieces of Glass: A World History From The Corning Museum of Glass (1990) illustrated, pp. 160-161, pl. 72; BIB# 33819
Special Report: The Corning Glass Center (1985) p. 17; BIB# AI14226
Mille Anni di Arte del Vetro a Venezia (1982) p. 181;
Treasures in Glass (1966) p. 59, #108; BIB# 28036