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The "Gazelle Gazette" is a Carder Steuben Club Newsletter that is initially delivered as an email and is maintained by Alan Shovers. This section provides an archive of the Gazelle Gazette Newsletter postings. If you would like to submit a Newsletter posting or have your email address added to Alan's address list, please email it to Alan Shovers.


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Carder Steuben Vase - 7340




Glass Industry Luminor

Posting Number 3005   Date: 07/30/18     Return to Posting List

Sculpture, "Illuminated Monument to the Glass Industry." Colorless lead glass; cast. Nude male figure seated on square block, clasping left leg with both hands; satin finish; signed: "F. Carder".

On display at CMoG--Photo: CMoG

Carder, The Sculptor Period

Post 1932, Frederick Carder in his retirement (age 70-100), was relegated to a small office at the Corning Glass Works which he turned into a glass studio. This is long before Harvey Littleton was credited as a founder of the studio glass movement in the 1960s. This recent series in the Gazette features Carder's outstanding creativity from the 1930s until the 1960s, as he worked in his studio. Most of this time period output is in storage, and this brilliant stage of his work is therefore not appreciated.

This note is a reminder of why the Gazette is featuring this series of Mr. Carder's under appreciated outstanding artistic expression. It certainly deserves its own exhibition. Hint


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