Naum Gabo Linear Form (probably part of the model for the First Bijenkorf Project) c.1954

Artwork details

Artist
Naum Gabo 1890–1977
Title
Linear Form (probably part of the model for the First Bijenkorf Project)
Date c.1954
Medium Plastic and metal wires
Dimensions Object: 57 x 41 x 41 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1977
Reference
T02190
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Naum Gabo 1890-1977

T02190 Linear Form (probably Part of the Model for the First Bijenkorf Project) 1954

Not inscribed
Plastic with metal wires, 2 1/4 x 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 (5.8 x 4 x 4)
Presented by the artist 1977
Exh: Naum Gabo: The Constructive Process, Tate Gallery, November 1976-January 1977 (87) as one of 'Three Untitled Models (Variations on a Theme)' c.1953

See the note on T02189. This may also have been part of the Bijenkorf model, as it looks very like the form at the top left.

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.259, reproduced p.259

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