Coolest Creosote
George Herms (American, 1935-)
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  • Artist Name: George Herms (American, 1935-)
  • Title: Coolest Creosote
  • Date: 1962
  • Medium: Mixed media: shoe, wood and creosote
  • Dimensions: 20-1/8 x 12-7/8 x 8-3/8 in. (51.1 x 32.7 x 21.3 cm)
  • Credit Line: Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Judd Marmor in memory of Bob Simon
  • Accession Number: P.1969.118

Object Information

Aura Gallery, Pasadena, to;
Dr. and Mrs. Judd Mamor, gift 1969, in Memory of Bob Simon, to;
Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, 1969-1975
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena.

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Additional Artwork by Artist

For the Corner Pass George Herms 1962
The Book of Perfection George Herms 1994
The Librarian George Herms 1960

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