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Form - Marquiscarpa (Whole Elk)

Marquiscarpa (Whole Elk)

  • Object:

    Form

  • Place of origin:

    Whidbey Island (made)

  • Date:

    2003 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Marquis, Richard (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cut glass canes, fused, rolled-up and blown; the art-work assembled, Wheel-cut

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Johanna Nitzke Marquis and Caterina Tognon in honour of Ludovico Diaz de Santillana

  • Museum number:

    C.4-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Contemporary Glass, Room 129, The Märit Rausing Gallery, case 6, shelf 1

Physical description

A tazza form with elongated narrow bowl. Made of millefiori (cut canes) each with pale, opaque core and striped surrounds in yellow, blue, red, etc. Three picture canes - a duck, a horse, and a rabbit.

Place of Origin

Whidbey Island (made)

Date

2003 (made)

Artist/maker

Marquis, Richard (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Cut glass canes, fused, rolled-up and blown; the art-work assembled, Wheel-cut

Marks and inscriptions

'Marquis 03-2 (?) 03'
incised on the foot. Marquis Studio number: 03-02.

Dimensions

Height: 36.5 cm, Width: 51.5 cm, Depth: 14.5 cm

Descriptive line

Glass form, 'Marquiscarpa (Whole Elk)', made of millefiore, by Richard Marquis, United States (Washington State), 2003

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Ceramics and Glass Collection Object Information File

Categories

Sculpture; Glass

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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