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"Never Say Never Again, Right, Den?"

American
1986
Gaza Bowen (American, 1944–2005)


Dimensions

Height x width: 4 1/2 x 9 in. (11.4 x 22.9 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1273.1-2

Medium or Technique

Cement lasting, karung snake, ring lizard, kilikim, wood acrylic paint inlaid, overlaid, wet formed, and painted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Pair of sculptural shoes with wedge heels, made of pieced, painted, and stitched polychrome leather and snakeskin

Provenance

June 16, 1992, sold by the Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA to Mrs. Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.