Figured Tulip Poplar Bowl

  • Philip Moulthrop, Figured Tulip Poplar Bowl, 1987, tulip poplar, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1987, Philip C. Moulthrop, Gift of David S. Purvis and members of the American Art Forum, 1988.9

Execution Date
"My use of smooth curving surfaces . . . is intended to better display the wood and not compete with it. The finish enables the observer to get a feel of the warmth of the wood while allowing its intricacies to be imparted." Philip Moulthrop
Title
Figured Tulip Poplar Bowl
Artist
Date
1987
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
13 3/4 x 17 in. (35.0 x 43.2 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of David S. Purvis and members of the American Art Forum

Mediums
Mediums Description
tulip poplar
Classifications
Object Number
1988.9
Palette
Linked Open Data
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