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House Servant

Object Details

Artist
Charles Smith
Date
1989
Medium
Concrete (cement, lime, agreggates), Acrylic paints, nylon bristles (used as hair), textile cordage (used as hair), glass marbles (eyes), wood, metal (iron), glass (iron oxide additive blue-green tint)
Dimensions
46 x 13 x 11 1/2 in. (116.8 x 33 x 29.2 cm)
Cite As
The Kohler Foundation Collection, Anacostia Community Museum, Smithsonian Institution, gift of the Kohler Foundation.
Caption
A statement from the artist: "This was a personal night stand that stood next to my bed in my home/gallery in Aurora, Illinois."
Accession Number
2004.0011.0016
Type
sculpture
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Data Source
Anacostia Community Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl8f45e037b-693f-4bf0-adec-d3467e2b3280
Record ID
acm_2004.0011.0016
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