Indestructible Object

  • Man Ray, Indestructible Object, 1965, wood, fiber, metal, and paper on cardboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Samuel M. Greenbaum and Helen Mark families in memory of Helen Mark Greenbaum, 1993.43

Title
Indestructible Object
Artist
Date
1965
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (21.6 x 11.5 x 11.5 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Samuel M. Greenbaum and Helen Mark families in memory of Helen Mark Greenbaum

Mediums
Mediums Description
wood, fiber, metal, and paper on cardboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure – fragment – eye
  • Object – other – metronome
  • Performing arts – music
Object Number
1993.43
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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