Presentation Table

1992


Object Place: Rochester, New York, United States

Dimensions

124.46 x 55.88 x 66.04 cm (49 x 22 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

1999.14

Medium or Technique

Forged, formed, and fabricated mild steel, slate

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Table with rectangular slate top with chamfered corners supported by a rectangular steel frame; top is supported by four steel legs, each consisting of a rounded, vertical post decroated with spiral fluting and terminating in a point, and a broad-axe-like form (with round ball-like form opposite blade) arching toward the center, all “tied” together with rope-like looped tendrils.

Inscription

Marked: "© ALBERT PALEY 1992" stamped on proper left side of support for slate top

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by the donor, Peter T. Joseph (1951-1998)

Credit Line

Gift of Peter T. Joseph

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.