Thomas Engelhart

Cleopatra's Crown


Acrylic and shellac based inks on Ingres Paper; champagne mirror; book binding board
Signed and dated by artist on verso

A hand-constructed, rectangular mirror with a sloped frame. There are two accents sprouting from the top and bottom of the piece. From the top is a two tiered feature. The mirror is wrapped in a orange based, hand-painted paper with gold and pink accents. The mirror is of a champagne tint. The back of the piece has been outfitted with two D-rings for hanging.

Height: 15.5 x Width: 7.5 x Depth: 2.75 inches


Thomas Engelhart

Thomas Engelhart (American, 1972–) is an artist living and working in New York City. His boxes and objects are explorations of color, pattern and form. The papers are hand painted in studio before being applied to the hand constructed boxes. Each piece is truly unique.