Decorative Arts and Design
Wood, paint, copper
"A": 12 1/2 x 14 in. (31.8 x 35.6 cm)
"A" crossbar: 12 x 2 in. (30.5 x 5.1 cm)
"R": 4 3/4 x 2 5/8 in. (12.1 x 6.7 cm)
"T": 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (14.6 x 6 cm)
"S": 4 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. (11.7 x 9.2 cm)
"M": 5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. (14 x 12.1 cm)
"i": 4 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (12.1 x 3.2 cm)
dot for "i": 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 in. (3.5 x 3.5 cm)
"T": 5 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. (1 (show scale)
Gift of Charles L. Russell
Yellow and red painted shop sign with atomic-style letter "A." formed from two metal rods teminating in yellow-painted spheres, with additional pieces cut from wood spelling "Art smith 140"
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Art Smith (American, born Cuba, 1917-1982). Shop Sign, 1948-1979. Wood, paint, copper, "A": 12 1/2 x 14 in. (31.8 x 35.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles L. Russell, 2007.61.36a-m. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.61.36a-m_PS6.jpg)
overall, 2007.61.36a-m_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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