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1920

  • Work on this object began.

1930

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Bowl, ca. 1925

This is a bowl. It was manufactured by Steuben Glass Works. It is dated ca. 1925. Its medium is blown lead glass.

The organic nature-based shape of this bowl references Asian forms, like those found in Marie Zimmermann’s metalwork. Steuben also was influenced by Austrian and Swedish glass exhibited in the 1925 Paris Exposition.

It is credited Lent by Dallas Museum of Art, Gift of Mrs. Harry Perkins, 1995.38.

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  • blown lead glass.
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  • glass.
  • Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
  • 1993-54-1
  • Savoy Vase
  • mold-blown glass.
  • Gift of Harmon Goldstone.
  • 1990-61-2

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

  • Bowl And Stand (Holland)
  • glass.
  • Gift of Frans Leidelmeijer, Amsterdam, in memory of Daan van der Cingel.
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Its dimensions are

17.46 × 30.48 × 17.15 cm (6 7/8 × 12 × 6 3/4 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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