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Voltri V

Artist
David Smith, American, b. Decatur, Indiana, 1906–1965
Date
1962
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Steel
Dimensions
86 5/8 × 32 1/4 × 23 7/8 in. (220 × 81.9 × 60.5 cm)
Credit Line
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number
66.4641
Provenance
Marlborough Galleria D'Arte, Rome, to 13 October 1965
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 13 October 1965-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History
FESTIVAL DEI DUE MONDI, Spoleto, Italy. "Sculture nella città," Summer 1962.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, no. 773, ill. p. 524.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "David Smith: A Centennial," 3 February-14 May 2006, cat. Tour: CENTRE GEORGES POMPIDOU, Paris, 14 June-11 September; TATE MODERN, London, 25 October-14 January 2007.
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Grand re-opening exhibition, 1 July 2006-4 July 2007.
Published References
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Abrams, 1974), ill. p. 524.
KRAUSS, ROSALIND. The Sculpture of David Smith: A Catalogue Raisonné (New York: Garland, 1977), no. 562, p. 102; fig. 562.
GIMENEZ, CARMEN. David Smith: A Centennial (New York: S. R. Guggenheim Museum, 2006), ill. pp. 43, 63.
Data Source
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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School
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)