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Sculptor:
Beecher, Ross  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: painted pressed aluminum cans arranged in the bed of a disassembled pickup truck, sided with sections of a dumpster; Foundation: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by King County Office of Cultural Resources Arts Commission 506 Second Avenue, Room 1115 Seattle Washington 98104
Located Vashon Island Landfill Vashon Island Washington
Date:
1994
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Washington survey, 1995.
Image on file.
(Front center of foundation:) Ross Palmer Beecher/Pickup Quilt/"Ready Mades" Recycled materials, steel, aluminum signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
Painted aluminum cans arranged in a quilt pattern in the bed of a disassembled pickup truck. The bed of the truck is standing upright, supported by four metal bars welded to a concrete base. On either side of the pick-up bed are two corner sections of a wall of a dumpster, including sections from a portion of its ceiling.
Topic:
Object--Other--Linens  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Truck  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS WA000041
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_319834