Topiary Brooch

"Until..."

1997
Robin Kranitzky (American, born in 1956), Kim Overstreet (American, born in 1955)


Object Place: Richmond, Virginia

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 7.6 x 3.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.299

Medium or Technique

Hand fabricated working watch, mixed media, wood, copper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

In form of painted wooden flowerpot and pair of copper gardening gloves topped by green topiaries. In cut-out center of flower pot is a hand fabricated watch in copper frame. Brooch is backed in patterned copper.

Signed

On inset paper label are signed signatures of "Robin Kranitsky " and "Kim Overstreet" " Until" "# 1682 1997"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 12, 1997 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Robin Kranitzky & Kim Overstreet