Vessel #2082

1996
June Schwarcz (1918 - 2015)


Object Place: Sausalito, California, United States

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1997.137

Medium or Technique

Copper foil (electroformed), enamel

On View

Daphne and Peter Farago Gallery (Gallery 258)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Metalwork

Vessel of irregular geometric shape, consisting of a half-sphere at base, above which are the sides of a square-sided parallelogram. Thick, bubbly edges and corners result from electroforming process. Parallelogram is enameled on interior and exterior in a deep rose color; lower half-sphere is a pale champagne. Vessel tilts to one side.

Markings

Label: Written by artist in ink: 2082 - 1996 / Schwarcz

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in 1997.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds dontated by Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.