American Decorative Arts
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Maker: Michael Hosaluk, Canadian, born 1954

Screw Ball

2001

Wood painted to simulate a stitched leather cover

2 3/4 in. (6.985 cm)
Gift of Michael Hosaluk
2002.99.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
21st century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

For the opening of WOOD TURNING IN NORTH AMERICA SINCE 1930 in Minneapolis, Hosaluk made and painted three baseballs, one for each venue. The artists and curators who attended the Minneapolis opening and symposium signed the balls.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2002,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2003): 146.

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