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"Right Brain, Left Brain", circa 2008

 Item — Object: B398.01.00027
Identifier: B398.01.00027

Overview

Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, oranges, golds, blues and purples surrounded by ash wood frame. Canvas has black and white image of Maurice Blik and a reverse transfer of the image adjacent. Image is a photocopy of Deborah Howard’s print, B398.01.00017. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional and has nails embedded in it. Tally marks carved into wax and images of the Star of David and a moth visible in the wax (artist uses moths to symbolize Jews in her work).

Dates

  • circa 2008

Creator

Extent

From the Collection: 70.0 Linear Feet (35 containers)

Materials Specific Details

Encaustic painting surrounded by ash wood frame.

25 1/4" W x 25 1/4" H x 2 1/4" D

General

On the back of the work the title "Mirror Image" is written by the artist calls it "Right Brain, Left Brain."

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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