Twisted Plate Setting (knife)

  • Michel Royston, Twisted Plate Setting (knife), designed 1985, manufactured 2000, forged sterling silver, surgical steel knife blade, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1985, Michel A. Royston, Gift of friends of the artist and museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund, 2000.63.1

Luce Center Label

This piece is from a six-part place setting that Michel Royston designed in 1985 and produced in 2000.

Luce Object Quote

“I’m committed to exploration of line and form in a living sense. Each piece must express its own direction, its own fullness, its own movement or dance.” Royston, artist’s Web site

Title
Twisted Plate Setting (knife)
Artist
Date
designed 1985, manufactured 2000
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
9 5/8 x 1 1/8 x 7/8 in. (24.5 x 2.9 x 2.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of friends of the artist and museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
forged sterling silver, surgical steel knife blade
Classifications
Object Number
2000.63.1
Palette
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