Current Location:
Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons -> 1st Floor (LIB)
Location Notes:
LIB; 1st fl., Operations and User Svcs 101, Left of Workroom 101a

Striped Vase and Teacups

Artwork
Identifier:
2011.131.11
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Hand Colored Lino-Cut
Date:
1997
Dimensions:
Artworks;Frames - Height: 12 in;26 in Width: 12 in;20 in
Description:
Black background with pink foreground. Black and yellow vertically striped gourd-like vase on left side. Two yellow rimmed green and black striped teacups in middle and right side. Black and pink concentric rings make up shadows of teacups.
Historical Context:
Michael Pfleghaar defines his work in various relationships between elements; whether that be between colors, objects or shadows. Furniture and simple everyday subjects are a common subject matter within his work, as is color. His color choices often carry specific meanings relating to emotion or metaphors. Pfleghaar is a Grand Valley State University alumnus, class of 1988.