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New floor torchere: base

Inscription

Base is stamped "ALBERT PALEY".

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, 1995

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 200.7 x 66 x 79.4 cm (79 x 26 x 31 1/4 in.) Other (Crate): 231.8 x 99.1 x 99.1 cm (91 1/4 x 39 x 39 in.)

Accession Number

2012.729

Medium or Technique

Formed and fabricated steel base, etched glass top.

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Metalwork