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Gyrostasis, (1968)

Robert Smithson, American, b. Passaic, New Jersey, 1938–1973

Steel and paint, 73 5/8 x 54 1/8 x 39 1/4 in. (187 x 137.5 x 99.7 cm)

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

Accession Number: 72.270

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Post-Minimal Sculpture