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    Tom Patti (American, b. 1943)
    Compacted Bronze Riser, 1981-1982
    Glass
    5-1/4 x 3-1/4 x 3-1/4 inches (13.3 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm)
    Incised to base Patti 1981-82

    PROVENANCE:
    Private Collection, 1984;
    Thence by descent.

    EXHIBITED:
    The Glass Art Gallery, Toronto, Studio Glass in North America 1962-1982, August 17-September 11, 1982.

    Compacted Bronze Riser is a transitional work spanning the Solar Riser Series,
    begun in 1979, and the Compacted Series, begun in 1981. Objects from this time period are
    included in the permanent collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Fuller Museum of
    Art, The Corning Museum of Glass, and the Musée des Arts Decoratifs in Paris as well as private
    collections.





    Condition Report*: In overall excellent condition, with no cracks, losses, or visible restoration.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    30th Thursday
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