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Untitled #751 (Craig's Piece)
  • Petah Coyne
    born 1953
    born: Oklahoma, City, Oklahoma, United States ; active: United States
  • Untitled #751 (Craig's Piece), 1992–1993
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wax, wire
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 84 x 50 x 50 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 213.36 x 127 x 127 cm
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, S4
  • 2001.0024
Label Text

Suspened sculpture made out of a special mixture of wax that was poured and layered over a spidery steel armature. Within the wax are several candles. Hangs from the ceiling on a metal chain that is covered with a silk sleeve.