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Devil's Pearl

Designed for Iittala, Finland, in 1951. Clear glass ovoid form, sandblasted and acid-treated.

Provenance

By 2000, acquired by Gansevoort Gallery, New York; September 19, 2000, sold by Gansevoort Gallery to Daphne Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Finnish,

Place of Manufacture

Iittala, Finland

Place of Creation

Helsinki, Finland

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm (4 x 3 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1207

Medium or Technique

Shaped, sandblasted, and acid-polished glass

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass