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Vessel #2061

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Cylindrical vessel of uneven shape with a lower third section composed of a dark brown band; the two-thirds above is of a mahogany color. Stitching marks made with copper wire are apparent at joins; electroformed edge evident at lip.

Marks

Engraved on base: 2061 / 1995 / Schwarez. On paper label in artist's hand in ink: 2061 / Schwarcz

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in 1997.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1995

Object Place

Sausalito, California, United States

Accession Number

1997.136

Medium or Technique

Copper foil (electroformed), copper wire, enamels, Mi-tique 1791 (black color)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Metalwork