[untitled: 13th Moon silver box]
Assemblage (sculpture technique)
Poetry -- Female authors
American poetry -- 20th century
Nest of twigs, leaves, velvet rope, metallic gauze, strips of paper, and blue, pink, and green chiffon loosely resting on top of silver department store box. Box contains strips of shredded tissue paper on top of blue chiffon wrapped around yellow paper with rainbow floss tied to yellow string sewn tightly through whole piece. Piece opens like book and contains pages of gold metallic cable knit fabric and blue chiffon wrapped around ripped up cover of 13th Moon and a pink fabric flower. “For Ellen and June love Amelia" written on back cover.
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987
Amelia Etlinger Collection (PCMS-0060)
Poetry Collection Manuscripts (State University of New York at Buffalo)
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection.
Copyright the Estate of Amelia Etlinger and used with permission. For more information contact the Poetry Collection at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clifton Park, New York
1970 - 1986
Collection open for research.
Is Part Of
Amelia Etlinger Collection (LIB-PC010)
department store box, plant material, velvet rope, gauze, paper, chiffon, string, fabric flower
Sent to, and donated to the Poetry Collection by, Ellen Marie Helinka.
Estate of Amelia Etlinger
8 x 12 x 1 inches
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987, “[untitled: 13th Moon silver box],” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed May 19, 2019, https://digital.lib.buffalo.edu/items/show/52269.