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Catalog Number PALM 00916
Artist Miller, William R.
Artist Role Artist
Artist 2 Bryant, Rick L.
Artist Role Artist
Title Needle & Thread (H.H. Wolf Clothiers)
Description Silver painted carved wooden walking stick with a hole at the top. The entire piece resembles a straight sewing needle threaded with black thread. On the front facing sides of the eye of the needle is a tailor wearing a white coat and gray slacks using a measuring tape to measure the outstretched arm of a gentleman. The gentleman is standing on the right side wearing a light blue shirt and a pair of black slacks.
Provenance Used to create the molds on the tree guards representing H.H. Wolf Clothiers at 711-713 West Main Street in Louisville,Kentucky.
Dimensions H-48 W-4.5 inches
Material Paint/Wood
Medium Wood
Technique Carving
Location Metro Development Center, 444 S. Fifth Street, Sixth Floor, by appointment
Signed Name Miller & Bryant
Signature Location Back center of stick