This exquisite gallery quality piece has a wonderfully sleek, modernist form and exquisite colour combination. A radiant splash of rich opaque blue colours the interior of the bowl and a striking blend of varying shades of green colour the lovely wide flared rim.The wafts of fresh opaque and transparent green radiate around the rim, perfectly following the sleek contour of the form. Beautiful colour combinations are created as the colours blend and combine. This superb art glass bowl stands proudly on a squat applied clear glass foot which allows the light to penetrate the form from every angle. This fabulous piece looks spectacular with light passing through the glass to illuminate the striking tones. This stunning art glass bowl is presented in excellent vintage condition, with no chips, cracks or repairs.
There are a few small airbubbles within the glass, a standard part of the production but mentioned for complete accuracy. This piece has been very well cared for and presents spectacularly. This piece is beautifully signed to the base "J McM".
This impressive gallery quality contemporary glass bowl stands approx 105mms tall and measures 240mms in diameter. McMurtrie had the honour of working and training with two leading forefathers of Australian Studio glass; Don Wreford and Richard Morell. McMurtrie attributes them with not only sharing their artistic inspiration and knowledge of glass but also their keen business sense and practical skills in setting up and maintaining a workshop.
McMurtrie established his own purpose built studio at the base of the Grampian Mountains in 2003, where he draws inspiration from the surrounding ancient rock formations and natural beauty of the region. McMurtrie is a widely exhibited artist, with works appearing in public and private collections both in Australia and overseas. This exceptional piece would make an outstanding addition to any James McMurtie or quality Australian Studio art glass collection. This striking piece would make a fine artistic feature in any contemporary modern designed space. A unique gift idea for the discerning admirer of fine quality, hand crafted and artistically designed objects of sheer beauty!International buyers are most welcome. Sorry, no personal cheques accepted. All items are professionally packaged using quality materials.
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