Untitled vase from the Painted Vessel Series
Chris Hawthorne (born in 1953)
Object Place: Sixes River, Oregon, United States
Overall: 43.2 × 36.8 × 29.2 cm (17 × 14 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Blown glass with gold and silver leaf
Not On View
Large vessel with slightly flaring, wavy lip. The overall shape is flattened, considerably wider than it is deep. Surface color is predominantly pink with red and gray tones. Irridescent elements, dark veining, and pieces of gold and silver leaf decorate the surface. Two large clear, undulating glass bands at the base and rim.
Signed on bottom "Hawthorne 1993 PV 301"
1994, purchased from Grohe Glass Gallery, Boston, MA , by MFA (Accession date: October 26, 1994).
Grace and Floyd Lee Bell Fund