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Book Jar with Ashtray
Title:
Book Jar with Ashtray
Artist(s):
Date:
1980 / 2008
Location:
de Young
Gallery 25
Century:
Media:
Glazed Porcelain With Decal Overglaze
Dimensions:
4 1/4 x 10 x 7 1/4 in. (10.8 x 25.4 x 18.4 cm)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

In 2009, the artist sent a reduced-size, trompe l'oeil ceramic replica of the exhibition catalogue, "The Art of Craft" to be added to the base of the original 1980 sculpture. This new book is signed and dated 2008 on the bottom.

Accession Number:
2002.148.37a-c
Acquisition Date:
2002-12-12
Credit Line:

Gift of Dorothy and George Saxe to the Fine Arts Museums Foundation