Bowl (Germany), 1981
This is a bowl. It was designed by Klaus Moje and made by Klaus Moje. It is dated 1981 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is kiln-formed fused glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Twisted, semi-opaque red-orange and deep translucent blue glass canes were heat-laminated together to create this bowl, with its pattern of audaciously contrasting blue parallelograms and red ground.
This object was
Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation.
It is credited
This acquisition made possible through Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation.
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Its dimensions are
H x diam.: 6.7 x 35.6 cm (2 5/8 in. x 14 in.)
It has the following markings
On underside: "Klaus Moje (in script) 6/1981" scratched on blue pattern and signed in ink on red.
It is signed
Signed twice on underside (in script): "Klaus Moje 6/1981"; once scratched on blue pattern, and once signed in ink on red.
Cite this object as
Bowl (Germany), 1981; Designed by Klaus Moje (German, b. 1936); kiln-formed fused glass; H x diam.: 6.7 x 35.6 cm (2 5/8 in. x 14 in.); This acquisition made possible through Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation; 1983-11-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Making Design.