José de Rivera

American (West Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1904 - 1985, New York City, New York)

Copper Construction

sculpture | copper
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    José de Rivera, Copper Construction, 1949; copper, 28 1/8 in. x 21 in. x 20 3/4 in. (71.44 cm x 53.34 cm x 52.71 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Mrs. Henry Potter Russell; © Estate of José de Rivera

28 1/8 in. x 21 in. x 20 3/4 in. (71.44 cm x 53.34 cm x 52.71 cm)
Acquired 1960
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Mrs. Henry Potter Russell
© Estate of José de Rivera


abstraction, circles, ellipses, curves

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