Due to a power outage, the Hirshhorn and several other Smithsonian museums will be closed Saturday, July 23.
Please enjoy the sculptures on our outdoor plaza, and follow us on @Hirshhorn for the latest updates.


Christaile, 1962

Antoine Poncet, Swiss, b. Paris, France, 1928

Bronze, 56 3/8 x 14 1/4 x 13 3/4 in. (143.2 x 36.2 x 34.9 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4102

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection