Stephen Paulsen, Scent Bottle, 1995, myrtle burl, cocobolo, tagua, and maple, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund, 1995.53.5A-D
Stephen Paulsen first developed his scent bottles in 1978, and they have since been featured in publications and museums around the world. He combines the dark grains, mottled surfaces, and rich colors of exotic hardwoods to create beautifully detailed objects that look as though they were designed for royalty.
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overall: 8 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1 in. (21.0 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund
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- myrtle burl, cocobolo, tagua, and maple
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