Thomas Engelhart

Percier's Tomb


Acrylic and shellac based inks on Ingres paper; book binding board
Signed and dated by artist on underside

A hand-constructed, tomb-inspired box with a widening base and stepped lid which is flat at the top. The box is wrapped in a gray and blue porphyry-inspired paper. The interior of the box is painted gray.

Height: 6 x Width: 8 x Depth: 5.25 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.