Spinning Bell

  • Brad Silberberg, Spinning Bell, 1992, forged steel and brass with sanded black oxide finish, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1992, Brad Silberberg, Gift of Dr. Robert and E. Pat Schaffer, 1997.17A-C

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“The . . . soft curves and hard markings [on the metal] reflect my fascination with the irony of iron---its erotic formability when hot, its unyielding strength when cold.” Brad Silberberg, 1999

Title
Spinning Bell
Artist
Manufacturer
Date
1992
On View
Dimensions
overall: 13 1/8 x 12 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (33.3 x 30.7 x 8.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Dr. Robert and E. Pat Schaffer

Mediums
Mediums Description
forged steel and brass with sanded black oxide finish
Classifications
Object Number
1997.17A-C
Palette
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