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Artist van Kesteren, Maria
Title Box
Date 1987
Home Location Mezz., Collection Area - T2
Material Elm, gray paint
Height (in) 2
Diameter (in) 5.125
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Center Purchase
Accession Number 1995.01.01.258P
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.258
Object Number OBJ 70
Category 7: Distribution & Transportation Artifact
Signed Name Label: maria van kesteren
Inscription Text Label: maria van kesteren nederlands nr.2.
Notes Maria van Kesteren pioneered the use of color on lathe-turned objects. She designs and executes pure forms as seen in this box. Van Kesteren explores the radial symmetry of circular forms and employs color to downplay the grain in the wood.
Sub-category Container