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Vertical Construction No. 1, 1964-1965

Naum Gabo, American, b. Briansk, Russia, 1890–1977

Brass and stainless steel wire, 39 1/8 x 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. (99.4 x 24.1 x 18.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Accession Number: 72.122

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Geometric Abstraction