The Vineyard

1999
Carol Cohen (American, born in 1939)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

146.68 x 55.88 x 238.76 cm (57 3/4 x 22 x 94 in.)

Accession Number

1999.500

Medium or Technique

Painted flat glass, painted wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Large glass work containing successive layers of vertical glass creating a holographic effect: a swimmer made up of flying gulls holding an amphora created of fishes with a floating bottle composed of vines. The glass sits in a shingled box with the interior of painted fish.

Provenance

1999, commissioned from the artist by the MFA. (Accession date: December 15, 1999)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by John Goelet

Copyright

© 2002 Carol Cohen