Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art & Design, Spring 2021

Sat, May 15, 2021 12:00PM EDT
Lot 276

Matthew McCaslin Illuminated Sculpture Installation

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Matthew McCaslin (b. 1957)
Marking(s); notes: no marking(s) apparent; ed. 2/5; 2011 (per certificate)
Country of origin; materials: American; porcelain sink, porcelain light sockets, glass marbles, electrical wire, metal hardware
Dimensions (H, W, D): 22"h, 30"w, 14"d (height and width variable)
Additional Information: Work is titled "Tulip." Matthew McCaslin is an installation artist who works with lighting, electrical components and construction materials to create futuristic imagery dealing with contemporary society's reliance on technology and the relationship between functionality and aesthetics. (source: Lot is accompanied by the certificate and hanging instructions from the artist, dated 12.10.2011. Provenance: Artist | Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, New York.

Spring 2021 Auction Series
Saturday, May 15th: Selections from the Palm Beach Estate of Paige Rense Noland (Session I)
Saturday, May 15th: Modern + Contemporary Art & Design (Session II)
Thursday, May 20th: Editions & Photography (Session III)

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very good