Present your best items with Auctiva's FREE Scrolling Gallery. 1953, American Abstract Glass Shadowbox. Signed: mid right edge of box. "For Maya Eatonville 2009 Statom".
Overall: 16" x 16" x 3.75. Description: square plate glass shadowbox with writing and a partial orange heart at lower right; the writing appears to read "ancestral/voices/prayers" as well as glass pieces, glass ball. From the personal estate of Dr. Therman Statom is internationally known for his innovative and experimental combinations of glass, painting and mixed media in exuberant site-specific installations and in human-sized works of hollow glass houses, chairs, and ladders.Statoms playful and elegant sculptures are constructed of industrial window glass that is both the structure and transparent skin. The inside of the glass framework is inhabited by bits and pieces of blown glass, found and collected objects, and the fluid gesture of painted imagery.
These secular reliquaries tell of curiosity and child like innocence, possibility and wisdom, intuition and emotion. Statoms work can be found in major museum collections across the US. Including: the Detroit Institute of Arts; the Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH; the High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; the Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC; the Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI; and many others. Maya Angelou, RCW Auctions in Kernersville North Carolina. The lot number for this piece was 188.
You can find a photo as well as description at their website. There is no reserve on this piece. The item "MAYA ANGELOU Estate Therman Statom Glass Shadowbox Mixed Media Signed" is in sale since Sunday, November 08, 2015. This item is in the category "Art\Art from Dealers & Resellers\Mixed Media & Collage".
The seller is "misscarolny" and is located in Greensboro, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, ZA, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, RU, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, to Switzerland, NO, SA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY, TR, BR, CL, CO, CR, DO, PA, TT, GT, SV, HN, JM.