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Aerial Construction

Artist
David Smith, American, b. Decatur, Indiana, 1906–1965
Date
1936
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Iron and paint
Dimensions
10 × 30 7/8 × 11 1/2 in. (25.1 × 78.4 × 29 cm)
Credit Line
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number
72.267
Provenance
Jh Purchased From Marlborough-gerson Gallery, New York 1967
Exhibition History
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.
HAUSER & WIRTH, New York. "David Smith: Origins & Innovations," 13 November-23 December 2017, color il. p. 72.
Published References
SILVER, KENNETH E. "The Colossus of Bolton Landing," Art in America (October 2006), ill. 154, p. 153-162, 209-210.
Data Source
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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School
Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)