Tag Archives: museum

Hereafter (2014-08-23)

Museum Series

Cartoon of art object - Owl finial from Colombia

HEREAFTER, Remind me, what am I here after?

Bubbe Su’s Cartoon Absurdity for August 23, 2014
Title: Hereafter
Text: HEREAFTER, Remind me, what am I here after? (Met. Museum of Art, Colombia)
Tags: museum; art; bird; Colombia; double-entendre

Note:  Colombia, 5th–10th century, <http://www.metmuseum.org/collection/the-collection-online/search/312501>

Gulliver’s Metal Vase (2014-07-31)

Another in the Gulliver series….

 

Cartoon

GULLIVER’S METAL VASE (Met. Museum of Art)

 

Bubbe Su’s Cartoon Absurdity for July 31, 2014
Title: Metal Vase
Text: GULLIVER’S METAL VASE (Met. Museum of Art)
Tags: vase; literature; museum; surprise; juxtaposition
Inspired by Vase, ca. 1925; Jean Dunand
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/1998.194ab