Basket Form (One of Seven Forms)

1982
Dale Chihuly (American, born in 1941)


Object Place: Pilchuck, Washington, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 25.4 x 19.1 cm (6 x 10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1983.521

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Wide-mouth amorphous vessel with an overall oval shape and undulating edges and sides. The base color of the glass vessel is muted dark purple. Turquoise threading runs horizontally throughout the vessel, and at the mid-line the color changes gradually to a lustre ochre color. Some errant spots of lustre.

Provenance

1982, purchased from the artist by Michael J. Bove III, Newport, Rhode Island; 1983, given by Michael J. Bove III to the MFA (Accession date: December 19, 1983).

Credit Line

Gift of Michael J. Bove III

Copyright

© Dale Chihuly