Cobalt Goddess Medallion with Pair of Jeweled Chalices

  • Donavon Boutz, Cobalt Goddess Medallion with Pair of Jeweled Chalices, 1999, blown, lampworked and modeled colored glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1999, Donovan J. Boutz, Gift of Suzan Benzle in honor of Jean O. Boutz, 1999.22.1A-C

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Donavon Boutz's work balances his skill in producing traditional, functional ware with his desire to create objects of art. In Cobalt Goddess, the delicate forms and sensitive decoration emphasize the fragile beauty of the glass rather than its usefulness.

Title
Cobalt Goddess Medallion with Pair of Jeweled Chalices
Artist
Date
1999
On View
Dimensions
part A: 17 5/8 x 8 1/4 x 5 1/8 in. (44.8 x 21 x 13.1 cm)
part B: 15 x 5 1/4 x 4 7/8 in. (38.2 x 13.4 x 12.3 cm)
part C: 14 5/8 x 5 x 4 3/8 in. (37.3 x 12.6 x 11.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Suzan Benzle in honor of Jean O. Boutz

Mediums
Mediums Description
blown, lampworked and modeled colored glass
Classifications
Object Number
1999.22.1A-C
Palette
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