Three-Piece No. 3: Vertebrae (Working Model) - Washington, DC
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N 38° 53.349 W 077° 01.386
18S E 324535 N 4306420
Quick Description: Three bronze forms resembling enlarged bones of the vertebrae.
Location: District of Columbia, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2010 12:19:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM9DRV
The Hirshhorn Museum titles this piece both "Three-Way Piece No. 3: Vertebrae (Working Model)" and "Working Model for Three-Way Piece No. 3: Vertebrae".
Appears that nine copies of this sculpture were cast.
TITLE: Three-Piece No. 3: Vertebrae (Working Model),
ARTIST(S): Henry Moore
DATE: 1968. Cast 1969.
CONTROL NUMBER: IAS 61570083
Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W.
Washington, District of Columbia 20560
DIFFERENCES NOTED BETWEEN THE INVENTORY LISTING AND YOUR OBSERVATIONS AND RESEARCH:
Some differences in the sculpture title, but do not recommend a change.
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