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Sculpture - Life Cycles

Life Cycles

  • Object:

    Sculpture

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Swinburne, Elizabeth (glass-maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sandcast glass, with metal foil inclusions

  • Museum number:

    C.8-1994

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 40, shelf 3

Physical description

Glass sculpture titled 'Life Cycles'. The glass is sandcast in the form of a circular ring with central hole. There are metal foil inclusions of five hand-shapes with outstretched fingers placed randomly in the glass.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

1991 (made)

Artist/maker

Swinburne, Elizabeth (glass-maker)

Materials and Techniques

Sandcast glass, with metal foil inclusions

Marks and inscriptions

'E Swinburne 91'
Engraved makers's mark

Dimensions

Height: 46.0 cm, Width: 46.0 cm maximum

Descriptive line

'Life Cycles', glass sculpture, sandcast, made by Elizabeth Swinburne, Stoke-on-Trent, 1991.

Materials

Glass; Metal foil

Techniques

Sand cast

Subjects depicted

Hands

Categories

ELISE; Glass; Sculpture

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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