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Helen Mayer and Newton Harrison

Making Earth Again


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  • Artist Helen Mayer and Newton Harrison (American, 1929–2018,1932–)
  • Title Making Earth Again
  • Date 1990
  • Medium Glass, cork and dirt
  • Edition description ed. 300
  • Dimensions unframed | 6 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.
  • Credit line Gift of Ronald and Frayda Feldman, 1991
  • Object number WU 1991.2

The Cultural Life of Things
Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis, 12/21/2007 - 04/21/2008

Ronald and Frayda Feldman

Inscription [on off-white label down side, in black ink:] MAKING EARTH AGAIN / The world of soil is bizarre. / Communication is chemical and physical. / Worms are its giants. / Movement is slow [etc.] [near bottom of label, in black ink, two signatures:] Newton Harrison / Helen Mayer Harrison , [on label, near bottom, in pencil:] 250/300 1990


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