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"Acqua Alta" Vase

Designer:
Yoichi Ohira (Japanese, born Tokyo, 1946)
Date:
1998
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 4-3/4, Diam. 5-3/4 in. (12.1 x 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.292
Not on view
Inscription: Signed, dated and inscribed (bottom of foot, outer edge): Y. Ohira - Mo L. Serena 1/1 unico Thursday 5 November' 1998 'acqua alta di Venezia; (bottom of foot, center): [Japanese characters]
the artist (1998–99; gift to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part IV: 1975-2000," June 25, 2001–January 6, 2002, no catalogue.

Jane Adlin in "Recent Acquisitions, A Selection: 1999-2000." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 58 (Fall 2000), p. 70, ill. (color).



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