Cold Storage, 1983

  • Michael Glancy, American, born 1950

Glass coated with metal oxide, plexiglas

  • Framed: Installed: 10 1/8 × 10 × 12 inches (25.7 × 25.4 × 30.5 cm) Overall (vessel): 8 × 8 1/2 inches (20.3 × 21.6 cm) Overall (rectangle base): 12 × 10 × 3/4 inches (30.5 × 25.4 × 1.9 cm) Overall (Plexi base): 6 × 5 × 3/4 inches (15.2 × 12.7 × 1.9 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Lenora and Alfred Glancy Foundation Fund

1984.11

On View

  • Contemporary N260
  • Contemporary N260
  • Contemporary N260

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Cold
  • Geometric patterns
  • Bas-relief
  • Electroplating
  • Metal
  • Plexiglas (tm)
  • Glass
  • Sculpture
  • Bas-relief
  • Detroit

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Vessel signed on exterior bottom edge: Michael M. Glancy Base signed on upper face, corner: Michael M. Glancy

Exterior bottom of vase: [maker's mark with appearance of a stamp] MG 83

Inscribed, dated on exterior bottom edge and upper face, corner: 1983

Provenance

1984-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Courtesy of the artist

Michael Glancy, Cold Storage, 1983, glass coated with metal oxide, Plexiglas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Lenora and Alfred Glancy Foundation Fund, 1984.11.