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Cincinnati Art Museum Feeling folksy this #ThrowbackThursday ! Have your family join local folk music makers, the Queen City Balladeers this Saturday from 2-4 PM. For registration information, click: http://www.cincinnatiartmuseum.org/visit/plan/calendar/details/804-kidsong Image of a quartet playing music for the Women's Committee sponsored Holiday Party in 1975. Provided by the Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives 5 hour ago via Facebook

about the art

Rio Delle Torreselle Chandelier

Artist/Maker:Dale Chihuly (American, b.1941), artist

Date:1996

Classification:Glass/Sculpture

Measurements:Height: 132 " (335.3 cm) Width: 84 " (213.4 cm) Diameter: 84 " (213.4 cm) Weight: 810 pounds Number of pieces: 282 In the CAM front hall it is hanging 10'2" from the ground.

Medium:cobalt blue, translucent glass

Credit Line:Museum Purchase with funds provided by Mrs. Richard Thayer, Geraldine B. Warner, Robert and Fay Boeh, Nancy and David Wolf, Mary Lynn and Thomas M. Cooney Fund, Dick and Peggy Andre, Cincinnati Art Museum Women's Committee, Dr. Stanley and Mickey Kaplan/Kaplan Foundation

Department:Decorative Arts

Accession No:2001.37