Catalogue entry

Naum Gabo 1890-1977

T02180 Model for 'Construction in Space with Crystalline Centre' 1938

Not inscribed
Plastic, 4 x 6 1/8 x 2 1/4 (10.1 x 15.6 x 7)
Presented by the artist 1977
Exh: Naum Gabo: The Constructive Process, Tate Gallery, November 1976-January 1977 (63, repr.)

The model for a construction 47 cm wide which is reproduced in Herbert Read and Leslie Martin, Gabo: Constructions, Sculpture, Paintings, Drawings, Engravings (London 1957), pls.74 and 75 as 'Construction in Space with Crystalline Centre' 1938. Versions belong to Mrs Margaret Gardiner, London, and Mrs Miriam Gabo.

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.249, reproduced p.249