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Photo Credit: John Bigelow Taylor, 2008

Michael Petry (United States, b. 1960)

Time Machine
Date: 1986
Each: 4 x 100 in. (10.2 x 254 cm)
Medium: Paper, acrylic, snaps; printed, fabricated, hand-colored, stapled
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of the artist, 1997
Object number: 1997.16a,b
Not on View
DescriptionThis conceptual piece of jewelry is made from long strips of white paper that are attached with staples and rolled into a long spool. Drawn on the paper are colorful images of watches and other timepieces.
  • Jewelry
  • Paper
  • bracelets

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