Awak

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Object Name: 
2-part Sculpture
Title: 
Awak
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
87.4.10
Dimensions: 
(a&b) H: 40.7 cm; (a) H: 36.8 cm, W: 15.8 cm; (b): 22.9 x 19.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1986
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead (45%) glass; cast from glass bars into silica/ hycrocal one-piece mold. Solid casting of figural bust; bald, elongated and slightly angled head with broadly stylized features in relief; head and neck extend to a thick columnar section faced with two raised arms with extended fingers framing the lower half of face; arms cut off near elbow to form flat base; overall irregular surface from model texture and casting technique.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Edwards, Stephen Dale (b. 1948), Source
1987-01-23
Color: 
Inscription: 
Stephen Dale Edwards '86
signature
Title Unknown (Foster White Gallery)
Venue(s)
Foster White Gallery 1986-03 through 1986-03