Thomas Engelhart

Loopy Bauble


Acrylic and shellac based inks on Ingres paper; book binding board

Stamped by artist on underside.

A small columnar-shaped, hand-constructed pentagonal box, situated on a plinth. The base acts as a removable lid. The top of the box comes to a low-relief point. The piece is wrapped in a light pink and orange hand-painted, marbleized paper, with overlayed black painted marbleization. The flat base can be removed to reveal an interior painted black.

Height: 5.25 x Width: 4.5 x Depth: 4.5 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.