Hemlock CanyonsArtist(s)Mike IrollaObject Creation Date2001Medium & SupporthemlockDimensions
25 x 16 x 16 in. (63.5 x 40.64 x 40.64 cm)Subject matter
The textural and esthetic qualities of burned wood and bark. Use of the organic form of wood to suggest natural formations of rock.Physical Description
Large, turned wood vessel. Fire has been used to color and texture the surface. Bark has been left on to provide texture. The mouth of the vessel is jagged.
large burnt wood vessel with bark marking the top irregular edgePrimary Object Classification Wood and Woodcarving Primary Object TypevesselCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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bark (plant material)
texture (physical attribute)
wood (plant material)