2007.52.39

Purse with a Rope Handle
1972
7.75 in HIGH x 11 in WIDE x 6.25 in DEEP
(19.68 cm HIGH x 27.94 cm WIDE x 15.87 cm DEEP)
2007.52.39

A Legacy of Art: The Ted and Ruth Nash Collection, OMCA, August 24 - December 30, 2007

Ceramic sculpture that looks like a leather purse. Purse is brown in color and has a rope handle that consists of a single loop that crosses the bottom, is attached to the purse by two flaps each on front and back sides, and is joined at the top by a ceramic 'clasp' with metal 'snaps.' Purse has a single flap closure on top and a small vertical pocket on each side, each with a metal 'snap' closure.

From: Sam Jornlin [mailto:sam@voulkos.com] Sent: Thursday, September 27, 2007 1:20 AMTo: Tsujimoto, KarenSubject: Marilyn Levine Hi Karen,Marilyn's work, Purse with Rope Handle, was made in 1972; the catalogue number is 72-16. You might be interested in the original price -it was $350 when first sold. The Nashes are recorded as the sole owners and I believe they purchased it from the Hansen Fuller Gallery. I'm attaching a jpg.Cheers,SamSam JornlinVoulkos & Co. Catalogue ProjectP.O. Box 11974Berkeley, CA 94712Tel. 510.654.3663www.voulkos.com

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