Cerulean Blue Macchia with Chartreuse Lip Wrap | Dale Chihuly

Cerulean Blue Macchia
with Chartreuse Lip Wrap

1993
blown glass
56 x 79 x 76 cm (22 x 31 x 30 in.)
Lent by the White House
gift of the artist
Photograph by John Bigelow Taylor

White House Tour (Center Hall)
Known for his large and sculptural blown-glass pieces, Chihuly created this dynamic and pulsating form that seems to embody fluidity and motion. The brightly colored lip and immodest blotches of vibrant color undulate over the surface, bringing it to life.

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Cerulean Blue Macchia with Chartreuse Lip Wrap (Detail)

Centerpiece Bowl on Three-legged Stand Cityscape Box