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U992.19.19
Artist / Maker : Lorenzen, Alma ; Lorenzen, Ernst
Title : Leotia Lubrica
Date (Execution) : n.d.
Geographical Origin : Lantz, Nova Scotia, Canada
Cultural Group : Canadian
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; glaze
Support / Technique :
Object Type : sculpture (visual works)
Visual Description : Four mushrooms growing from base. These are nail-shaped, also known as "gum-drop fungus" according to p. 46 of the new field guide to fungi. Caps are very small compared to the length of the stalks, which are rather clavate or club-shaped.
Accession # : U992.19.19
Width (cm) : 5.40
Height (cm) : 7.60
Depth (cm) : 5.60
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Margaret Vincent
Artist Statement :