Thomas Engelhart

La Colonne d'Apollon


Acrylic and shellac based inks on Ingres Paper with hand tinted photogravure; book binding board
Signed and dated by artist on underside

A hand-constructed, tapered, columnar box topped with a flat lid and wrapped in a gray and green, abstracted porphyry-inspired paper. A hand colored photogravure of an Ancient Greek male figure graces one side of the piece. The interior of the box is painted gray.

Height: 15.5 x Width: 4.25 x Depth: 4.25 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.