Amazingly complex and absolutely gorgeous Kelsey Murphy / Bob Bomkamp Cameo Art Glass Vase entitled "Gala". It's fanciful scene is a complex panorama of white tree limbs comprised of womens' bodies, with light and dark emerald leaves, all over a light cobalt glass base. The bottom of the scene is of women swimming. It is a four-layer execution, in blue, white, light green and dark green.
The signatures on bottom read: "Kelsey / Bomkamp", "Made in Heaven", "Gala" and "701153". Kelsey Murphy and Bob Bomkamp operated one of America's greatest art glass studios, located in West Virginia, and without question were the premiere cameo glass artists of their time and of all time.Pieces marked "Made in Heaven" are RARE and were crafted at their home studio in West Virginia, rather than at Pilgrim Glass or Fenton, where most of their work had been done. Bomkamp passed away in 2018 and Kelsey Murphy closed the studio. The vase is 10 inches tall, 5 1/2 inches at the opening, and 4 inches at the bottom. The item "Exceptional Signed & Numbered Kelsey/Bomkamp Gala Cameo Art Glass Vase 10.5" is in sale since Monday, January 18, 2021.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Studio/Handcrafted Glass". The seller is "toby11" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.