Fiber Construction Entitled "Floor Slinky"

A work made of metal coils ("slinkys"), padded with jute wrapped with cotton and rayon.

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  • A work made of metal coils ("slinkys"), padded with jute wrapped with cotton and rayon.

Date:

c. 1971

Artist:

Designed by Claire Zeisler (American, 1903-1991)
Executed by Claire Zeisler Studio
United States, Illinois, Chicago

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Artist

Claire Zeisler

Title

Fiber Construction Entitled "Floor Slinky"

Origin

Chicago

Date

1961–1981

Medium

Metal coils ("slinkys"), padded with jute wrapped with cotton and rayon

Dimensions

Measured when slinky compressed: varying from 43.2-19 × 12.3-9.5 cm (17-7 1/2 × 4 7/8- 3 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Binkley

Reference Number

1992.489.1-15

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