442 394 76 ( 17.375 x 15.5 x 3")
A center medallion of intensely figured slab wood- problematic off-cuts, knotty and spalted from insects and illness- floats within a joined frame resting on miniature riad arches, celebrating the pedestal's connection to antiquity. Struck straight through the four sides an "X" supports the slabette "in mid air". Cast shadows are amazing.
various hardwoods. oil finish