Two Floating Figures (G22)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Two Floating Figures

Made in

London

Date

1980

Description

Clear glass bowl with a black glass lining and irredescent blue finish, with an image of two white figures.

Materials and techniques

Clear glass blown with a black glass lining; the outside fumed to give an irridescent finish. Inside images sand blasted and hand polished when cold.

Dimensions

diameter:  23.5cm
height:  23cm

Object number

G22

Category

  • Two Floating Figures, Steven Newell, 1980, Crafts Council Collection: G22.

Maker's statement

A large change in the use of a black and quite dense inner surface, hopefully forcing the image to be more prominent.

Stven Newell, 12 June 1981