Naum Gabo Model for Hanging Piece c.1957

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Artwork details

Artist
Naum Gabo 1890–1977
Title
Model for Hanging Piece
Date c.1957
Medium Plastic
Dimensions Object: 152 x 95 x 38 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1977
Reference
T02194
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Naum Gabo 1890-1977

T02194 Model for Hanging Piece c.1957

Not inscribed
Plastic, 6 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/2 (15.2 x 8.2 x 3.8)
Presented by the artist 1977
Exh: Naum Gabo: The Constructive Process, Tate Gallery, November 1976-January 1977 (89) as 'Model for Hanging Piece' c.1957

The artist said that this was made about 1957 and no larger work was ever made from it (information given in 1976 and 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.261, reproduced p.261

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