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U001.11.444
Artist / Maker : Nattrass, Sean
Title : Nite Lite
Date (Execution) : 1994
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Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Wood; metal; electrical cord with plug; dentures; x-ray; metal/wire apparatus; plexi-glass
Support / Technique : assemblage
Object Type : constructions (sculpture)
Visual Description : Denture bottoom held in centre of glass-paneled box frame by five metal hoops on large springs. Springs and hoops are joined to toast-shaped metal tubing apparatus. The apparatus is connected to a green, painted backing by large, silver, metal hoops. Directly underneath denture apperatus, displayed as a lightbox, is an X-ray of teeth. Thick, industrial metal cording connects to the base of the box, and when plugged into an electrical socket, the X-ray is illuminated by an interior night-light.
Accession # : U001.11.444
Width (cm) : 28.00
Height (cm) : 47.00
Depth (cm) : 7.50
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
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