2-2-1: To Dickie and Tina

(1969/fabricated in steel, 1986)

Richard Serra, American, b. San Francisco, California, 1938

Steel, 51 3/8 × 120 1/4 × 99 3/8 in. (130.5 × 305.4 × 252.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1986

Accession Number: 86.5898

Provenance:
Middendorf Gallery, Washington, DC, to 29 October 1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Purchase Fund, 1986

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Recent Acquisitions, 1986-1988," 15 March-14 May 1989, unpublished checklist, no. 70.

Published References:
RICHARD, PAUL. "The Display of Daring: Modern Riches in the Hirshhorn's 'Recent Acquisitions,'" Washington Post (15 March 1989), p. B9.
ROSENZWEIG, PHYLLIS D. "Richard Serra," in Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 150 Works of Art (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996), p. 128, color ill.
VARNEDOE, KIRK and PEPE KARMEL, eds. Jackson Pollock: New Approaches (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1999), p. 175, ill. p. 176.
FORGEY, BENJAMIN. "A Sizable Purchase: National Gallery Finds a Place for Sculptor Richard Serra," Washington Post (23 February 2001), p. C4.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Minimalism