Albert Paley (American, born in 1944)
Object Place: Rochester, New York, United States
124.46 x 55.88 x 66.04 cm (49 x 22 x 26 in.)
Medium or Technique
Forged, formed, and fabricated mild steel, slate
Not On View
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.
Marked: "© ALBERT PALEY 1992" stamped on proper left side of support for slate top
Purchased from the artist by the donor, Peter T. Joseph (1951-1998)
Gift of Peter T. Joseph
Reproduced with permission.