Requires Photography

Vase

1964–76
John Burton (1894–1985)


Object Place: Santa Barbara, California, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm (8 1/4 x 2 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.200

Medium or Technique

Blown glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Footed bud vase with tapered body, applied round base, and rectangular flared lip. Made of clear colorless glass, with applied glass rounded bands and raised dots, creating sections of colorful patterns in blue, white, pink, and black.

Markings

Marked on bottom with blue glass "J".

Provenance

1987, gift of Elsie Burton (wife of the artist), Kapaa, Hawaii, to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 1987).

Credit Line

Gift of Elsie Burton