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"Citron Cascade Ruffle" neckpiece

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This neckpiece is an example of a technique the artist developed and calls "crazed acrylic." She states, "I begin by painting the unbaked polymer with acrylics. Metallic and custom formulated interference paints and glazes allow me to create shimmering surfaces with subtle color shifts. Once the...

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Marks

Impressed three vertical lines and two horizontal lines (stylized EW) on reverse.

Provenance

The artist; July 2009, sold by the artist to her brother, Aaron Winters, Rochester, NY; 2010, gift of Mr. Winters to the MFA. (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Aaron Winters

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Necklace

American, 2009

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 22.9 x 20.3 x 2.5 cm (9 x 8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2010.354

Medium or Technique

Polymer clay, acrylic paint, and acrylic glaze

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands