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Sculptor:
de Rivera, Jose 1904-1985  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: stainless steel; Base: black granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Kinetic
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History 14th Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W South terrace, mall entrance Washington District of Columbia 20560
Date:
Dedicated March 28, 1967
Notes:
Michael Richman, SAAM curatorial assistant, 1967-1969.
Goode, James M., "The Outdoor Sculpture of Washington, D.C., A Comprehensive Historical Guide," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974, pg. 262.
Image on file.
Goode, James M., "The Outdoor Sculpture of Washington, D.C., A Comprehensive Historical Guide," Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1974, pg. 262.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A ribbon of polished stainless steel formed into a loop that continuously rotates slowly, making one revolution every six minutes. The sculpture is installed atop a tall black granite base.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 78250027
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377926