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Current Location:
Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons -> 4th Floor (LIB)
Location Notes:
MIPL; 4th Floor, Southeast Display Case, Stacks Area, Bottom Shelf

3 Dimensional Study and Paint

Artwork
Identifier:
2009.137.1
Artist:
Beverly Seley
Credit:
Gift of the Artist
Medium:
Sterling Silver, Paint, Glass, Coral and Paint Brush
Date:
2009
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 4.5 in Width: 2 in Depth: 1 in
Description:
Piece of jewelry. The main shape is blue. There is a smaller blue square with brown/orange bristles extending from it.
Historical Context:
This piece utilizes "fordite" which is a name given to automobile body paint that has been chipped from the walls of body shops in chunks. The other "found objects" are Italian glass tile, paint bruch and reconstructed coral.