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Flower Vase #2

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA)
  • Place Manufactured: Tokyo, Japan
  • DATES Designed 1989
    DIMENSIONS a: 10 1/4 x 10 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (26.0 x 27.0 x 7.9 cm) b: 4 7/8 x 1/2 in. (12.4 x 1.3 cm) c: 8 1/4 x 5/8 in. (21.0 x 1.6 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Unmarked
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2011.20a-c
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. Michael Sze
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Shiro Kuramata (Japanese, 1934-1991). Flower Vase #2, Designed 1989. Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA), a: 10 1/4 x 10 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (26.0 x 27.0 x 7.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Michael Sze, 2011.20a-c. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, CUR.2011.20a-c_view1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Heavy rectangular colorless plastic vase with pink rectangular center with two long, narrow hollows at top arranged in a reverse 'y' shape and reaching midpoint interior of vase; underside at each corner with a small thin, pink disc.
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    Flower Vase #2