M972.109.16

Artwork, Mixed Media

Object ID
M972.109.16
Category
Communication Artifacts, Art Object
Date Made
circa 1969
Materials
baleen; plaster; velvet
Description
Framed rectangular scene depicting two fish over a foreground of baleen fibres. Fish are carved from baleen. Frame made of wood and has a raised velvet matte edged by gold leafing on plaster. The bottom right has a Japanese artist stamp. The stamp is a black and raised square (1.5cm2) with gold detail illustrating an outline of a fish and a person encompassed by a circle.