Spatial Construction in Steel by Marlow Moss

This is an early example of an interactive sculpture with two mobile parts.

Details

Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
130 x 81.2 x 22.8 cm
Art Fund grant:
£13,000 ( Total: £36,546)
Acquired in:
2004
Vendor:
Gimpel Fils

Moss is also known as a painter but turned to 3 dimensional work after studying architecture in Cornwall during the Second World War. Moss mainly worked in Paris but operated in the same sphere as Ben Nicholson and Barbara Hepworth.

Provenance

Willem Sandberg, Director of the Stedelijk Museum 1945-1964; by descent; Rene Gimpel, 2004.

Venue details

Leeds Art Gallery The Headrow, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS1 3AA 0113 247 8256 www.leeds.gov.uk/artgallery

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Monday: Closed
Tues – Sat: 10am – 5pm
Sun: 11am – 3pm
 

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