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Leerdam Color Series 1970 LT3

1970 Marvin Lipofsky Born: Elgin, Illinois 1938 Died: Berkeley, California 2016 cut and polished free blown glass, kugler colors overall: 8 x 16 7/8 x 11 in. (20.4 x 42.9 x 28.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Mack L. Graham 1985.93.1A-B Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 56A


Luce Center Label

Marvin Lipofsky is only the second American after Frank Lloyd Wright to work at the Royal Leerdam Factory in the Netherlands, where he made Leerdam Color Series. Although this series involves lengthy processes, Lipofsky’s forms appear spontaneous and reflect his personal response to each environment.

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decorative arts - glass

Crafts - Glass

glass

About Marvin Lipofsky

Born: Elgin, Illinois 1938 Died: Berkeley, California 2016

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