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