This vase shows how the artist evolved and developed the technique of electroplating.
Grey vase with mottled patina by Anna Dickinson, 1999
© Anna Dickinson
- Glass & metal
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,500 ( Total: £6,000)
- Acquired in:
- Anna Dickinson
The 'beehive'-shaped grey cut vase reflects her desire to make a vessel that had solidity in form and energy; the glass not being blown too heavily as the shape should have weight. It is a substantial piece, weighing almost five kilograms. Deep wheel cuts made the concentric circles and vertical ribs that decorate the piece, and the rim is electroplated in brass.
Purchased from the artists dealer
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