Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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fish with mat and shelf
  • James Holmes
    born 1950
    active: United States
  • fish with mat and shelf, 1989
  • Where object was made: United States
  • sugar pine wood, dirt, leather, copper
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 16 1/2 x 58 1/2 x 9 3/4 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 41.9 x 148.6 x 24.8 cm
  • Bequest of Richard M. Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0176.a,b,c

Heavy looking wooden shelf of colored wood topped with an orange and black leather mat and a life size wooden fish with copper trimmings and fins. The shelf has a small white crossed saw and arrow at center front and a checkerboard pattern decoration along front edge.