Naum Gabo

Carving

c.1960–70

Medium
Stone
Dimensions
Object: 25 x 117 x 76 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the artist 1977
Reference
T02198

Catalogue entry

Naum Gabo 1890-1977

T02198 Carving c.1960-70

Not inscribed
Stone, 1 x 4 5/8 x 3 (2.6 x 11.8 x 7.6)
Presented by the artist 1977
Exh: Naum Gabo: The Constructive Process, Tate Gallery, November 1976-January 1977 (93) as one of 'Ten Miniature Carvings' 1960-70

The artist said that T02198-2203 are all made of stones which he found on the beach and carved into models for future enlargement. They have no exact dates and no titles (information from Mrs Gabo, 17 August 1977).

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.264, reproduced p.264