T02176 Spheric Theme (Penetrated Variation) c.1937
Bronze and copper, 13 x 13 x 13 (33 x 33 x 33)
Presented by the artist 1977
Exh: Naum Gabo: The Constructive Process, Tate Gallery, November 1976-January 1977 (55, repr.) as 'Spheric Theme (penetrated variation)' c.1937
See the note on T02173. Gabo does not appear to have developed this particular theme on a larger scale. He could not remember exactly when it was made, but it may have been a little later than 1937.
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.248, reproduced p.248