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Catalog Number PALM 00903
Artist Lewis, Tim
Artist Role Sculptor
Title Shoes in Hand (Kahn Martin & Co. Fine Shoes)
Description Black walking stick with heeled boot at base on top of which are stacked three laced shoes with detailing. Extending from there in bas relief is the replica of a building facade with three shop fronts. One of them reads "Kahn & Martin." On the back of the walking stick are the initials "TL." Extending from the roof of the walking stick is an open hand holding a pair of woman's buttoned heeled ankle boots.
Provenance Used to create the molds on the tree guards representing Kahn Martin & Co. Fine Shoes at 621 West Main Street in Louisville, Kentucky.
Dimensions H-48.5 W-7.5 inches
Material Wood/Paint/Varnish/Glue
Medium Wood
Technique Carving
Location Metro Development Center, 444 S. Fifth Street, Sixth Floor, by appointment