Standing Column #37

1986
Howard Ben Tre (born in 1949)


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

243.84 x 101.6 x 31.43 cm (96 x 40 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.966

Medium or Technique

Cast solid glass, brass (patinated green), gilt, copper

On View

Edward H. Linde Gallery (Gallery 168)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Standing column of solid cast pale green glass has hexagonal shaped base framing inner shape of gilt and smaller glass brick. Patinated brass collar mount. Two column sections, one fits into base, smaller upper column fits into collar mounted on lower column. Top section of same shape as base in smaller proportions with collar to fit top of upper column.

Provenance

1987, purchased from artist by Joseph A. Chazan, Providence, RI; 1991, given to MFA by Joseph A. Chazan (Accession date: January 22, 1992).

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.