Queenie

The Crystal Chain Gang, Artist

This is one of the decorative arts in our collection. It was made in 2013. The place where it was made is unknown.
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About the Work
This cast glass piece was part of the title work Fancy Fools Flight which was commissioned for the Crystal Chain Gang’s debut solo public gallery exhibition at the Sarjeant Gallery, 1993. In its entirety the work consisted of 15 character bottles which made up the whole suite, with each of the bottles individual pieces. This work is an appropriate companion to the Shiphand bottle also in the collection.
Measurements
height 610 x diam 210 mm
Media
cast glass
Description
Opaque clear glass with purple base in a decanter shape with a bust of a woman and a bird sitting atop her high wig.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 2013.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
2013

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Accession Number:
2013/1/1