Vessel #2061

1995
June Schwarcz (1918 - 2015)


Object Place: Sausalito, California, United States

Dimensions

20.32 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.136

Medium or Technique

Copper foil (electroformed), copper wire, enamels, Mi-tique 1791 (black color)

On View

Daphne and Peter Farago Gallery (Gallery 258)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Metalwork

Cylindrical vessel of uneven shape with a lower third section composed of a dark brown band; the two-thirds above is of a mahogany color. Stitching marks made with copper wire are apparent at joins; electroformed edge evident at lip.

Markings

Engraved on base: 2061 / 1995 / Schwarez. On paper label in artist's hand in ink: 2061 / Schwarcz

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in 1997.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.