large biomorphic red lacquer form; one rounded anatomical end; opposite end resembles samurai helmet with deep fluting that converges to inverted point

%C2%A9 Sasai Fumie

Substantial Fruit, 2014

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Sasai spent about seven months completing this sculpture, a work commissioned in 2013 that was inspired by the seeds of Japanese horse chestnut trees. The piece conveys a sense of energy and strength with its blend of sharp lines and curved surfaces, both of which are enhanced by a glossy finish.

Details
Title
Substantial Fruit
Artist Life
born 1973
Role
Artist
Accession Number
2015.36.4
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large biomorphic red lacquer form; one rounded anatomical end; opposite end resembles samurai helmet with deep fluting that converges to inverted point

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