Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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White Trash
  • Linda Lighton
    born 1948
    born: Kansas City, Missouri, United States ; active: United States
  • White Trash, 2003
  • Where object was made: Kecskemet, Hungary
  • Herrend porcelain, salt fire, clear glazing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: approximate dimensions installed 10 x 60 x 45 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: approximate dimensions installed 3 7/8 x 23 5/8 x 17 11/16 in
    Object Height/Width: egg shells approximately 3.8 x 2.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: egg shells approximately 1 1/2 x 1 in
    Object Height/Width: bottles approximately 17.1 x 6.4 cm
    Object Height/Width: bottles approximately 6 3/4 x 2 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0027.a-k
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

Eleven (11) pieces total cast directly from egg cartons (5), plastic bottles (2), and broken egg shells (4). Slightly smaller than life size due to shrinkage during firing.