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Bowl: C.2-2000

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Object information

Titles

  • Sphere

Royal-blue volcanic pâte-de-verre with yellow ochre interior shading to blue at the top. Three-quarters of a sphere with an irregular rim. The exterior has a bubbly, cratered surface, and the inside is uneven and wrinkled.

Purchased by the donors from Adrian Sassoon, 14 Rutland Gate, London, SW7 1BB

Named entities

Legal notes

Given by Nicholas and Judith Goodison through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Given
  • Dates: 2000-03-06

Dating

Maker(s)

Note

Text from object entry in A. Game (2016) ‘Contemporary British Crafts: The Goodison Gift to the Fitzwilliam Museum’. London: Philip Wilson Publishers: Emma O’Dare was born in London in 1972. She studied Three-Dimensional Design at Sunderland University from 1991 to 1994 with a specialism in glass and ceramics. She lives and works in London.

Measurements and weight

  • Diameter: 36.5 cm
  • Height: 27.2 cm

Materials used in production

Techniques used in production

  • Kiln forming : Royal-blue volcanic pâte-de-verre with yellow ochre interior shading to blue at the top

Associated department: Applied Arts

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: C.2-2000
  • Primary reference Number: 27255
  • Entry form number: 122
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Friday 9 April 2021
  • Last processed: Saturday 10 April 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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