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Off the Street, On the Beach

1992 Robert Ebendorf Born: Topeka, Kansas 1938 mixed media of found objects, mostly plastic 1 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (3.8 x 36.8 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Kenneth R. Trapp in honor of Robert Ebendorf 2003.27.1 Not currently on view


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Robert Ebendorf made Off the Street, On the Beach using materials that he collected while walking with his daughter around the beach and on the way to school. He then assembled these found pieces of glass, wire, spoons, and plastic into a playful necklace.

Keywords

Object - other - flatware

Object - toy

Object - written matter

decorative arts - jewelry

Crafts - Mixed Media

About Robert Ebendorf

Born: Topeka, Kansas 1938

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