This piece was made available thanks to a generous donation from the family of Reinhold Marxhausen. Proceeds from the sale of this piece will go toward improving the classrooms and playground of St. John Child Development Center or toward Concordia University’s Center for Liturgical Art‘s effort to restore Reinhold Marxhausen’s Studio.
Additional photos are available below.
Marxhausen was perhaps best known for his sound sculptures. This is a beautifully detailed example of a medium plucked sound sculpture. You can hear this sound sculpture in the video below.