Opus 11

1971
Naum Gabo (Russian, 1890–1977)


Dimensions

Sheet: 28.1 x 20.5 cm (11 1/16 x 8 1/16 in.) Block: approximately 19 cm (7 1/2 in.) diameter

Accession Number

2002.639

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving (unique variant impression taken from a wooden post engraved on the end-grain) on thin Asian paper

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: For Willy/ with love/ Gabo/ Middlebury 17.10.1971; l.r.: Epreuve d'Artiste

Provenance

Aquired from the estate of Naum Gabo in 1988 by Lois and Michael Torf; Adrienne Torf, San Francisco; Gift to MFA, 18 December 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Adrienne B. Torf

Copyright

The works of Naum Gabo © Nina Williams