Frances Higgins experimented with glass as early as 1942 by bending and shaping flat glass in a kiln. She sandwiches eye-catching hues of enamel between layers of translucent glass. The gold pigment applied to “Drop-out” Bowl enhances its overlapping colors and textured form.
- 6 1⁄2 x 11 in. (16.5 x 27.9 cm) diam.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of the James Renwick Alliance
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- fused and enameled glass
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