Foreground:
Ax Head, late 1700s, Pounded metal ax head with
triangular opening where t
he handle would be inserted.
Courtesy of the Museum of the American West, Autry National Center, Los Angeles.


Background:
Ben Jackel, “Down to the Bone,” 2008-09, redwood and graphite, 120 x 90 x 16”.
Courtesy of L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, CA
Photo credit: Steven A. Heller




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