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Blackened Plumeria, 2016

Sculpture

Ceramic

12.00 x 8.00 x 8.00 in

30.5 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm

Edition of 35

This work is numbered and stamped on the underside. Please note that each edition in the series is unique and are sold individually. To see all available editions and make a selection, please contact an Artspace Advisor.

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    About The Work

    Elizabeth Jaeger routinely grapples with ideas and emotions embedded creatively within a familiar object, though the narrative is often incomplete or obscured. The flower in Jaeger's work has always been a symbol of fertility and loss. Plumerias are often planted in graveyards and used in funeral ceremonies. In this series, fertility shows its anthropomorphic qualities—the visible fingerprints in the petals, the inevitability of the imminent death of a bouquet. 

    Each work in the series was handcrafted, the bases formed on a mold and then "birthed" from the ceramic once it had dried. The work is an edition in the sense that there was a specific method by which each piece was made, but in its execution, each one is truly unique. 

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    About Elizabeth Jaeger

    From The Magazine

    • Series of 35 unique works.

    • Quoted dimensions are approximate. Dimensions are variable.
    • Ships in 5 to 10 business days from New York.
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