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DOT - brooch
  • Paul Derrez
    born 1950
    born: Sittard, Netherlands
  • DOT - brooch, 2015
  • Where object was made: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • acrylic, steel needle
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 9.5 x 12.4 x 0.7 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 3 3/4 x 4 7/8 x 1/4 in
  • Gift of Robert A. Hiller
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0006
Description

The base of the brooch is a white oval. This oval contains three small black dots, two of which are located on the left and one on the right. An opaque purple dot is located on the right. A semi-large, transparent purple dot is also located on the right. In the upper left of the brooch appears a transparent medium-sized blue dot. A large, neo-yellow dot is located in the top-center of the brooch, while a medium-size, neon-pink dot is located just off-center left. In the bottom right, a large, neon-orange dot appears.