British artist Cornelia Parker is known for her installations of crushed silver table ware that hang suspended in air, such as her seminal work titled Thirty Pieces of Silver. The Kamm Collection teapot sculpture is meant to hang upside down from the curl of the wire from a large hook on the wall.
Cornelia Ann Parker (British, b. 1956)
Found metal teapot, metal wire
21 x 15.5 x 11″
Kamm Teapot Foundation. 2010.99