Fusion

Copied Mark Nantz, Fusion, 2002, amboyna burl and ebony, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jeffrey Bernstein, M.D. and Judith Chernoff, M.D., 2021.66.30

Artwork Details

Title
Fusion
Artist
Date
2002
Dimensions
11 38 × 12 14 × 12 14 in. (28.9 × 31.1 × 31.1 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of Jeffrey Bernstein, M.D. and Judith Chernoff, M.D.
Mediums
Mediums Description
amboyna burl and ebony
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
Object Number
2021.66.30

Artwork Description

Mark Nantz’s turned vessels seemingly defy time. They might recall ancient, future, or even extraterrestrial civilizations. The forms are relatively simple, but they are elevated by rare woods, precise lines, and embellishments like metal inlays and color dyes.


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