Rare Ashleaf Maple Spheroid | Edward Moulthrop

Rare Ashleaf Maple Spheroid

1993
ashleaf maple; lathe-turned
31 x 43 cm (12 x 17 in.)
Lent by the White House
gift of the artist
Photograph by John Bigelow Taylor

White House Tour (Family Dining Room)
For this wood turner, the quest is to reveal the sensual and natural beauty hidden within each tree. Moulthrop seeks the simplest forms and shapes in order to display the subtle and exotic range of colors and the infinite patterns of growth rings that nature has created.

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Rare Ashleaf Maple Spheroid (Detail)

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