Esphyr Slobodkina

Honoring the Life and Art of a Pioneer of American Abstraction

Nails

Nails

Year: 1978
Type: Collage

Catalog #: SF_0023

Current Location:
Slobodkina Foundation

Exhibition History:

“Esphyr Slobodkina: Diversity,” Kraushaar Galleries, Feb 16-March 23, 2002; installed in the official residence of the United States Consul General to Hong Kong as part of the US Department of State’s ART in Embassies Program, 2003.

Dimensions:
47 x 84 1/2

Signature / Artist Notation:
Recto: Esphyr Slobodkina 1978

Both Slobodkina and her sister Tamara suffered from extreme hearing impairment in their later years, although Tamara’s begain in her fifties. This collage work and a few others is comprised with the accouterments associated with hearing aids.