Noted Artist Ceramic Bug House Sculpture 1978- from Bass Museum For Sale
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Noted Artist Ceramic Bug House Sculpture 1978- from Bass Museum

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Noted Museum Ceramicist Artist William (Bill) Stewart (born 1941). Original one of a kind three dimensional form ceramic sculpture bug house., signed. A 1978 truly sinfully charming handcrafted ceramic Bug House with chain attached to ceramic big lip bug which hangs from the ceiling over the house. Piece is comprised of three handmade sections. The roof is removable and inside the house are various bug rooms painted with a centre pig, inside layer is removable. There are also several wrapped ceramic cocoon bugs inside. Base of house, measures 7" x 11 1/2". Total height with roof measures 14" x 11 1/2". Removable Cage insert fits inside of house. Bug measures 4" x 5 1/2". Each component is hand painted and glazed. Bug house is off white with black spots. Big lip bug is super funky with huge teeth and multi color details. Very good condition. Signed Stewart 78 on Bug. A fascinating fun collectible sculpture and curiosity that will be the centre of attention! Deaccessioned from Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 14 in. x W 7 in. x D 11.5 in.H 35.56 cm x W 17.78 cm x D 29.21 cm
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU973311924993
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