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A senseless act of beauty

glass, enamel, metallic and iridised surface decoration
56.9 × 30.8 × 29.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
© Jan Blum
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
In dark tortoiseshell-coloured glass, the tall vase form tapering towards the base; supported on a large knop above a spreading foot in cloudy glass; the rim and base applied with clusters of multi-coloured glass fragments.