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Head
(Hearts.Head- work-not easily controlled; The Nature of Cheese and Castles)
Head (Hearts.Head- work-not easily controlled; The Nature of Cheese and Castles)
Artist:
Date:
2005
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Painted And Gilded Clay
Dimensions:
Object: 229 x 140 x 64 mm (9 0 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2006.12.52c
Acquisition Date:
2006-04-13
Credit Line:

Gift of the Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Exhibition History:

de Young, The Diane and Sandy Besser Collection, 27 Oct 2007 - 13 Jan 2008.

White earthenware, handpainted and gilded, with varnish applied after firing.
Object is in shape of a woman's head with heads/hearts rising out of hair.
Painted mostly in greens and reds; rear has applied gold leaf.
Signed at rear, near bottom edge: "L.ARI 2005"