Vase

Copied Tommie Rush, Vase, 1999, blown glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Southern Highland Craft Guild in honor of Kenneth R. Trapp, 1999.84

Artwork Details

Title
Vase
Artist
Date
1999
Dimensions
17 388 185 78 in. (44.220.615.0 cm) (footprint): 5 585 78 in. (14.315.0 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of the Southern Highland Craft Guild in honor of Kenneth R. Trapp
Mediums
Mediums Description
blown glass
Classifications
Object Number
1999.84

Artwork Description

Tommie Rush manipulated thick, heavy glass to create this gentle form. She eliminated all harsh lines and angles in favor of smooth curves and matte texture. Dark, earthy hues flicker around the base and highlight the frosted white plant form that twists around the vessel.