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Untitled vase from the Painted Vessel Series

1993
Chris Hawthorne (born in 1953)


Object Place: Sixes River, Oregon, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 43.2 × 36.8 × 29.2 cm (17 × 14 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1994.226

Medium or Technique

Blown glass with gold and silver leaf

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

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

Signed on bottom "Hawthorne 1993 PV 301"

Provenance

1994, purchased from Grohe Glass Gallery, Boston, MA , by MFA (Accession date: October 26, 1994).

Credit Line

Grace and Floyd Lee Bell Fund