Interpretive Resource

Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Cabinet of Four Wishes</em> by Richard Snyder

Artwork and Artist Information: Cabinet of Four Wishes by Richard Snyder

Normally when we think of a cabinet, we consider it as a functional or useful object. But what if everyday cabinets had secret, magical qualities? Richard Snyder's Cabinet of Four Wishes is just such an object: It takes its viewer's imagination on an extraordinary journey. Includes classroom applications.

20th century, American, decorative arts, furniture
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Education

Elementary, Middle School
Art and Creative Writing, Art from Many Places, Art Traditions of the United States, Learning about America through Art, Stories in Art

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