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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2020.3
People
Gego (Gertrude Goldschmidt), Venezuelan (Hamburg, Germany 1912 - 1994 Caracas, Venezuela)
Title
Drawing without Paper 85/1
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Dibujo sin Papel 85/1
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
1985
Culture
Venezuelan
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/367314
Location
Level 1, Room 1110, Modern and Contemporary Art, Mid–century Abstraction II
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Wire, string, wood and aluminum tubes
Dimensions
73.7 × 94 × 8.9 cm (29 × 37 × 3 1/2 in.)
Provenance
Gego, created 1985, sold; to Private Collection, Venezuela (1985-2019), sold; through [Elrick-Manley Fine Art, New York]; to the Harvard Art Museums, 2020.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of John Cowles, by exchange; Francis H. Burr Memorial Fund; purchase through the generosity of Charlotte Wagner, and Estrellita Brodsky
Copyright
© Fundación Gego
Accession Year
2020
Object Number
2020.3
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Eugenio Espinoza, Cinco/ochenta y cinco, exh. cat., Museo de Barquisimeto, Venezuela (Caracas, 1985), p. 1

Exhibition History

32Q: 1110 Mid-Century Abstraction II (Post-Painterly Abstraction), Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/01/2021 - 01/01/2050

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