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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Manufactured: Corning, New York, United States
  • DATES ca.1933
    DIMENSIONS 12 3/16 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (31 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm) Diameter of base: 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS no marks
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscrptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE H. Randolph Lever Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Walter Dorwin Teague (American, 1883-1960). Vase, ca.1933. Glass, 12 3/16 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (31 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.40.5_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 72.40.5_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Colorless glass vase with incised decorations. Inverted cone-shaped body raised on squat conical base; decorated with stylized cloud forms at rim and foot, parachutist and stellate motifs (eight point and four point) around body.
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