Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Modern + Contemporary Art & Design

Sat, Mar 4, 2023 12:00PM EST
Lot 169

Paul J. Stankard Upright Paperweight

Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Paul J. Stankard (b. 1943)
Marking(s); notes: signed; 2004
Country of origin; materials: American; lampwork glass, polished clear glass
Dimensions (H, W, D): 4"h, 2.875"w, 2.75"d
Additional Information: The paperweight details include three golden orbs. Provenance: Private Collection, Palm Beach, Florida. "What Walt Whitman did with words, I seek to do in glass on a visual level. My passion is to articulate fresh information celebrating nature through glass art. My work is driven by a respect for living things and truth to the organic mysteries of the plant kingdom." -

The consignor held an extensive collection of works by Paul J. Stankard. A sampling of these is shown in the listing photos.

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Now consigning:
May 2023 Modern & Contemporary Art, Design & Luxury


very good, no chips or cracks

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