Birdbath

Artwork
1999 (made)
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Contemporary Glass, Room 129, The Märit Rausing Gallery
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A panel, squared with copper foiled intersections (7 x 14). Clear glass, with a scene of a small female with red hair, in a blue dress. She is standing, arms upraised with her back partly towards a table in the foreground with various feeding birds, also in reds and blues. Overhead a small dark cloud which is raining on the scene below.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Stained, painted, enamelled and sandblasted glass, plated with copper foiled intersections, set into frame
Brief Description
Artwork in stained glass, 'Birdbath' by Judith Schaechter, Philadelphia, 1999.
Physical Description
A panel, squared with copper foiled intersections (7 x 14). Clear glass, with a scene of a small female with red hair, in a blue dress. She is standing, arms upraised with her back partly towards a table in the foreground with various feeding birds, also in reds and blues. Overhead a small dark cloud which is raining on the scene below.
Dimensions
  • Height: 89cm
  • Width: 46cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'J.S 1999' (Painted, bottom right)
Credit line
Given by the artist
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.72-2004

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record createdMarch 11, 2005
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