Bench

1999
Hank Gilpin (American, born in 1946)


Object Place: Lincoln, Rhode Island, USA

Dimensions

45.72 x 43.18 x 198.12 cm (18 x 17 x 78 in.)

Accession Number

1999.505

Medium or Technique

Curly maple, walnut

On View

Islamic Gallery (Gallery 175)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Seating and beds

Irregularly shaped curly maple top with walnut base. The six thin legs are gently curved outward, and joined with arched stretchers from side to side and straight stretchers from front to back.

Provenance

1999, purchased by the MFA from the artist (Acquisition date: December 15, 1999).

Credit Line

Gift of John Gardner Greene Estate and Gift of Estelle S. Frankfurter, by exchange

Copyright

Designed/Made by: Hank Gilpin