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Night Ship/Submerged Channel/the Frozen Sea
,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1986
collection: Smithonian Insitution

Night Ship/Storm Garden/the Frozen Sea,
24 in wide, ceramic, fused silica, 1985-6
collection: Smithonian Insitution

Night Ship/Wind Reef/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985
collection: Smithonian Insitution

Night Ship/Carbon Forest,
52 in long, refractory cement, coal, cabon, wood, 1990, collection:artist


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Night Ship/Wind Caves/the Frozen Sea
,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1984
collection:Crocker Museum, Sacramento, CA

Night Ship/Wind Mountain /the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985
collection: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Night Ship/Dark Garden/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985
collection: Contemporary Museum, Honolulu

Night Ship/Orchard of the Sun,
52 in long, refractory cement, coal, carbon, wood, 1990,
collection: Contemporary Museum, Honolulu


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Night Ship/Storm Wave/the Frozen Sea
,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985
private collection

Night Ship/Lava Caves/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, pumice, 1986
private collection

Night Ship/Dark Current/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985-6
private collection, destroyed in robbery

Night Ship/Carbon Reef,
72 in long, refractory cement, ceramic, coal, cabon, wood, 1990, collection:artist


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Night Ship/2 Props/the Frozen Sea
,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1984
collection: Newport Harbor Museum

Night Ship/Double Horizon/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1985
private collection

Night Ship/Haystack/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1986
private collection

Night Ship/Shaded Memory
52 in long, ceramic, wood, moss,1983-4
collection:UC Berkeley Art Museum


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Night Ship/Five Stacks/the Frozen Sea
,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1984
private collection

Night Ship/Mined Hull/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, 1984
private collection

Night Ship/Jade Sea/the Frozen Sea,
50 in long, ceramic, fused silica, colorant, 1986
provenance unknown

White Sea/Coral Orchid
52 in long, ceramic, wood, shells, white cement
1986, private collection



Night Ships (& Related Ships)

Representative images of a series of ship/seascape/landscape sculptures completed from the 1980's thru the early-1990's. These are the later of over 50 ships and tableaus at approximately this scale, completed after the Exile Series of the mid-1970's.

Essay about the Night Ship/Frozen Sea series by Constance Lewallen: The 2nd Newport Biennial: The Bay Area, Newport Harbor Art Museum, 1986.