Pleated vessel form by James Cox

The vessel has a strong sculptural presence, taking on an almost human form with its suggested neck, body and twisted shoulders.

Details

Medium:
Electroformed copper, silver plated
Dimensions:
53 x 31 x 27 cm
Art Fund grant:
£450 ( Total: £1,800)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
James Cox

It has been constructed from pleated fabric over a resin form. The iridescent surface qualities and the uneven metallic rim are indicative of mineral deposits, lava flow or bubbling seafoam.

Provenance

Direct from the artist.

Venue details

Hove Museum & Art Gallery 19 New Church Road, HOVE East Sussex BN3 4AB 03000 290 900 www.brightonmuseums.org.uk/hove

Entry details

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