Thomas Engelhart

Rough Strigillation

A hand-constructed gray and rust-colored, porphyry papier peint lidded box. The porphyry ground is overlaid with a marbleized pattern. The box contains a tapered, obelisk pinnacle. The interior of the box is painted gray. The artist has stamped his initials 'TE.' on underside. Boxes are priced separately.

Acrylic and shellac based inks on Ingres Paper.

Height: 10.5 x Width: 7.5 x Depth: 5.5 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.