Metameric Glass Cylinder with Kaolin Patina (Violet)

Edmond Byrne
A large, hand-blown collector's piece by glass maker Edmond Byrne. With a violet colour hue, this glass cylinder is finished on the exterior with a delicate china clay (Kaolin) patina.
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I’m intrigued by objects that resonate with the past. With this in my mind, I add cracks and ripples to the surface of the glass, in order to recreate the weathering of ancient Roman vessels.
Edmond ByrneGlass Artist
The Maker Edmond Byrne Glass Artist - South East England

Edmond Byrne is an Irish glass blower producing artworks and vessels from mould blown glass. Taking influence from the work of renowned glass artist Geoffrey Baxter, Edmond has re-interpreted Geoffrey’s undulating, vibrant forms through his own innovative approach, blowing glass into hand-made moulds covered with a clay patina. Edmond Byrne’s work has received numerous awards including the Dan Klein Memorial Award in 2011 as well as being exhibited amongst several international collections.