Josh Simpson (American, born in 1949)
Object Place: Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 20.3 x 26.7 x 20.3 cm (8 x 10 1/2 x 8 in.) Other (Overall): 19.1cm (7 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Blown glass, sand-blasted and acid-etched
Not On View
Opalescent light yellow glass bowl that rests on its side. The exterior has been built up with dark purple glass to imitate a meteorite. There are applied pieces of bright lustre glass and lustre decals on the exterior.
Signed on lower interior surface at the lip "Simpson / 1997, 7.1.97"
1997, purchased by Bertram M. Cohen, Boston, Massachusetts, from the artist; 1997, gift of Bertram M. Cohen to the MFA (Accession date: December 31. 1997).
Gift of Bertram M. Cohen
Reproduced with permission.