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Anthropomorphic Form with Hen, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Lucero, Michael 1953-  Search this
Medium:
Wheel-thrown and altered white earthenware, glazed, and with a pre-Columbian head
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art 4420 Warwick Boulevard Kansas City Missouri 64111 Accession Number: 1997.9
Date:
1997
Notes:
"Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art: The First Ten Years," Kansas City, MO: Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 2004, pg. 150.
Summary:
A pottery figure resembling a thrown pot with arms curved like handles and legs extended like feet. The figure's head is a pre-Columbian head inserted into the neck of the pot, which is painted with the image of a small bow tie. An image of a black and white chicken appears on the figure's stomach. The figure's right arm is painted with the image of an elephant's head and trunk. The image of a hand appears on the figure's back.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Animal--Elephant  Search this
Figure--Fragment--Hand  Search this
Control number:
IAS 67690036
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_371964