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Bubble lamp, H-739

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Provenance

Early history unknown; by 2009, Mark McDonald, 330 Gallery, Hudson, NY; 2009, purchased by the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by James G. Hinkle Jr. and Roy Hammer

designed 1947; made 1952–79

Object Place

Zeeland, Michigan

Dimensions

Overall: 35.6 x 25.4 cm (14 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4954

Medium or Technique

Steel, translucent white plastic (polyvinyl acetate and non-drying oil), electrical elements

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Lighting Devices