Requires Photography

Bird's Nest

1988
Thornton Dial Sr. (American, born in 1928)


Dimensions

Height x length: 61 x 68.6 x 38.1 cm (24 x 27 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1344

Medium or Technique

Paint, cut metal, wire, plywood

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Mixed media

Provenance

1988, sold by Thornton Dial's art dealer Bill Arnett to Kurt A. Gitter and Alice Yelen, New Orleans, LA; 2012, year-end gift of the Gitter-Yelen Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Gitter-Yelen Collection