November 6, 2011

Collection Name: Betty Street Collection

Collection Number: 991

Post Type: Kite Object or Accessory

This item was entered by Matthew Sutton. They assume full responsibility for all content.

Artist or Author: Jose Sainz,,

Creation Year: 1996

Length: 0.00

Height: 32.75

Width: 26.75


Contemporary art kite by Jose Sainz (USA). Made for a Junction Kite Retreat workshop. Made with black ripstop and teal, purple and yellow applique shapes forming an armadillo. Two horizontal graphite spars are stationary, two vertical removable graphite spars fit into corner spar pockets, four-point bridle with grommeted bridle holes. Includes "bead" slide bowing system. Includes custom made black ripstop bag.

Geographic: United States

Kite Type: Bowed

Materials: Carbon, Ripstop

Significance: Art

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