Pike Decoy

  • Miles Smith, Pike Decoy, ca. 1974, carved and painted wood with metal and glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson, 1986.65.266

Title
Pike Decoy
Artist
Date
ca. 1974
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
7 5837 126 in. (19.495.315.2 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. and museum purchase made possible by Ralph Cross Johnson

Mediums
Mediums Description
carved and painted wood with metal and glass
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – fish – pike
Object Number
1986.65.266
Palette
Linked Open Data
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