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Sp15 Lynch - ANTHRCUL 298 - Man-Made: How People Make Things and Things Make People

This ceramics sculpture is in the shape of a femur bone. The glazing creates a series of dark cracks and fissures. 
Michele Oka Doner
Femur
raku
18 1/8 in x 4 15/16 in x 2 3/8 in (46 cm x 12.5 cm x 6 cm);18 1/8 in x 4 15/16 in x 2 3/8 in (46 cm x 12.5 cm x 6 cm)
Gift of Michele Oka and Frederick Doner
Stuart Mortimer
Turkish Delight
pink ivory wood
14 x 8 5/16 in. (35.5 x 21 cm)
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
A vessel of bleached wood. From a narrow base, the vessel widens gradually. Near the top it begans to narrow gradually then narrows quickly on a nearly horizontal plane to a very small mouth. The surface, apart from the smooth lip of the mouth, is finely textured with vertical scoring.<br />
light-colored wood vase with textured hatching across surfaces
John Jordan
Boxelder Vessel
boxelder
14 5/8 x 9 x 9 in. (37 x 22.86 x 22.86 cm);14 5/8 x 9 x 9 in. (37 x 22.86 x 22.86 cm)
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
Giles Gilson
Graphics Vase
basswood, white to black lacquers w/ turquoise highlights, aluminum foot, rosett
14 3/8 x 8 x 8 in. (36.5 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm);14 3/8 x 8 x 8 in. (36.5 x 20.32 x 20.32 cm)
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
A bulbous vessel with a narrow base and wide mouth that is flanged. The vessel is made up of small, glued pieces of wood that are then turned, creating an intricate pattern in the wood&#39;s fine, finished surface. The predominate decorations are bands of diamonds and triangles that run around the widest point of the vessel and beneath the flanged mouth.<br />
Large wood vessel with rings of Native American-inspired design patterns
Ray Allen
Untitled vessel
mesquite, satin wood, blood wood, rose wood, curly maple, ebony, dyed veneer
25 1/2 x 29 x 29 in. (64.77 x 73.66 x 73.66 cm);25 1/2 in. (64.77 cm);x 29 x 29 in. x 73.66 x 73.66 cm
Gift of Robert M. and Lillian Montalto Bohlen
This tall vase has a uniform beige glaze and a slender profile derived from vessels with Asian origin.
Pewabic Pottery
Vase
stoneware with beige matt glaze
12 1/2 x 5 x 5 in. (31.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm);13 3/16 x 6 5/16 in. (33.35 x 16 cm);12 1/2 x 5 x 5 in. (31.7 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)
Transfer from the College of Architecture and Design
Footed ceramic bowl-shaped vessel with lid and knobbed handle covered in an iridescent copper glaze
Pewabic Pottery
Bowl, with cover
stoneware with copper iridescent glaze
6 3/4 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (17 x 24.4 x 24.4 cm);2 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (6.2 x 23.4 x 23.4 cm);4 1/2 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (11.3 x 24.4 x 24.4 cm)
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
Andy Warhol
Campbell's Soup I, Chicken Noodle
screenprint on paper
35 1/4 x 21 11/16 in. (89.5 x 55 cm);31 15/16 x 18 5/8 in. (81 x 47.3 cm);40 x 28 in. (101.5 x 71 cm)
Gift of Frances and Sydney Lewis
Portrait of Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe.
Andy Warhol
Marilyn
screenprint on paper
36 1/16 x 36 1/16 in. (91.5 x 91.5 cm)
Gift of Frances and Sydney Lewis
Can of Campbell&rsquo;s Pepper Pot Soup with Andy Warhol&rsquo;s signature in black felt-tip pen on lower left front of can.
Andy Warhol
Campbell's Soup Can—Pepper Pot
can of Campbell's soup and ink
3 15/16 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in (10 cm x 6.67 cm x 6.67 cm);3 15/16 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in (10 cm x 6.67 cm x 6.67 cm);1/16 in x 2 9/16 in x 2 9/16 in (0.16 cm x 6.51 cm x 6.51 cm)
Gift of Professor Walter M. and Nesta R. Spink
Senufo
Kponiugo Mask
wood, brass tacks and kaolin
11 in x 8 11/16 in x 18 7/8 in (28 cm x 22 cm x 48 cm)
Museum Purchase assisted by the Friends of the Museum of Art
A mixed media assemblage consisting of welding goggles, rusted metal, a padlock, and two rusted bells hanging from a chain mounted on a wooden board with screws. The position of the objects, with goggles at the top, makes the assemblage look vaguely face-like.
George Vargas
Michigan Worker
welding goggles, metal, hanging bells, rusty bottle cap, pulleys, chains, and padlock mounted on plywood
20 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in (53.02 cm x 26.35 cm x 6.51 cm);20 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in (53.02 cm x 26.35 cm x 6.51 cm)
Gift of the artist

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