Michael Higgins (American, born England, 1908-1999). <em>Bowl</em>, Designed and made ca. 1955. Glass, 3 3/8 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.  (8.6 x 31.1 x 31.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 2000.77. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2000.77_transp4813.jpg)


Artist:Michael HigginsFrances Higgins

Medium: Glass

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Dates:Designed and made ca. 1955

Dimensions: 3 3/8 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (8.6 x 31.1 x 31.1 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 2000.77

Image: 2000.77_transp4813.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bowl. Molded colorless glass with enamel decoration. Wide shallow bowl with broad, flared, flat rim. Bottom of bowl is flat. Organic applied decoration. Five large lily pad shapes around sides and one at bottom with green-yellow veins and mustard colored centers. Six smaller green-yellow circles around rim of bowl. Lily pad shapes separated by green lines with an illusionary bubble-motif with gilt outline. Inside of bowl smooth; outside rough striated texture.

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