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Fabricated fireplace tools: tongs

Original prototype for an edition of 10

Inscription

Base is stamped "ALBERT PALEY 1992".

Provenance

1995, sold by the artist to Dr. Robert C. and Carolyn J. Springborn, Naples, FL; 2012, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Springborn to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Carolyn J. and Robert C. Springborn

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1992

Dimensions

Height x width: 41 x 16 in. (104.1 x 40.6 cm)

Accession Number

2012.727.4

Medium or Technique

Formed and fabricated steel.

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Metalwork