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Branching Bowl

Page Hazlegrove (American, 1956–1997)

Object Place: Dedham, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 17.8 × 40.6 × 40.6 cm (7 × 16 × 16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cast glass

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art



Wide bowl made of frosted transluscent glass. From the rim grows thick, thorny protrusions. Thorns are colorless, the body is pink, and the bottom has a dark purple crescent shape (large circle with a small half-circle cut out of the edge).


1996, purchased from the artist by Lucy L. Hazelgrove (mother of the artist), Roanoke, Virginia; 1997, gift to the MFA by Lucy L. Hazelgrove (Accession date: January 2, 1997).

Credit Line

Gift of Lola Dunn and Thomas Middleton Levis