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Zig I

David Smith-Zig I-1961

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Zig I
245.1 x 144.8 x 81.9 cm
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Painted steel
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Inscribed with the artist's signature, titled and dated 4-15-1961 on the lowest horizontal plane
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Provenance :
Estate of the Artist; Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York; Catherine Schlumberger Jones, Washington, D.C.; Sotheby's, New York, November 6, 1990, Lot 12 (consigned by the estate of the above); Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, The Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture, October 1961 - January 1962, no. 521; Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, Sculpture: A Generation of Innovation, June - August 1967; Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, David Smith: Seven Major Themes, November 1982 - April 1983, p. 110, illustrated and illustrated (detail) and pp. 109 and 111 (text); Valencia, IVAM, Centre Julio Gonzalez; and Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, David Smith: 1906-1965, January - July 1996, p. 229, illustrated (detail); North Miami, Museum of Contemporary Art, David Smith: Stop Action, December 1998 - February 1999, no. 8 (checklist); Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, David Smith: Paintings, Sculptures, and Medals, November 1999 - February 2000, p. 66, no. 41, illustrated; Gainesville, Florida, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Extended Loan, 2012 - March 2016

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