Devil's Cradle

Finnish
1954
Timo Sarpaneva (Finnish, 1926–2006), Manufactured by Iittala Glassworks (Finland, founded in 1881)


Place of Creation: Helsinki, Finland; Place of Manufacture: Iittala, Finland

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 25.4 x 21 cm (2 1/4 x 10 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1206

Medium or Technique

Shaped, sandblasted, and acid polished glass

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Model 3157, designed 1951

Provenance

By 2001, acquired by Gansevoort Gallery, New York; July 18, 2001, sold by Gansevoort Gallery to Daphne Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection