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Florence DOLEAC: The Grannies: Jeannette. 2009.
Calabash, white synthtetic wig; socle: cloth containing semolina; electric set and low-energy bulb.
30x25x25 cm (approx.).
The "Grannies" is a series of 8 unique night lights (of which 3 are not for sale), each made of a calabash and a synthetic wig, each with its own name: Aliette, Blanche, Henriette, Jeannette, Louise, Marguerite, Renée, Simone.
Titled, dated and numbered (in the series) on the box with rubber stamped designer's name.
Signed and dated on the basis of the calabash.
The calabashes have specially been grown up for this purpose in the Cevennes region, France.
Edition Keymouse, Brussels, Belgium, 2009.
The 8 Grannies: Aliette, Blanche, Henriette, Jeannette, Louise, Marguerite, Renée, Simone: