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Burned Bow Tie
  • Lil Picard, artist
    born: Landau, Germany
    The Letter Edged in Black Press, Inc., publisher
  • Burned Bow Tie, 1968
  • S.M.S. No. 4
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cloth, burning, plastic
  • Object Height/Width: bag 87 x 176 mm
    Object Height/Width: bag 3 7/16 x 6 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund and Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Shearburn
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0127.09.a,b

A brown cloth bowtie with white polka dots, burned by hand, in a clear plastic bag.