Stickpin

  • Susan S. Lloyd, Stickpin, ca. 1975, acrylic, silver, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1975.156.3

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Susan Lloyd’s interest in art deco designs of the 1930s inspired these stickpins, which have stepped mountings and are topped with plastic capsule-like domes. Lloyd began incorporating plastic into her metal pieces because she wanted to add color to her work.

Title
Stickpin
Artists
Date
ca. 1975
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 1/2 in. (9.5 x 1.3 cm.) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums
Classifications
Object Number
1975.156.3
Palette
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