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Voltri XV - Washington, DC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 38° 53.338 W 077° 01.397
18S E 324519 N 4306401
Quick Description: Abstract sculpture created out of cut and welded pieces of scrap metal asssembled to resemble clouds passing by the sun or moon.
Location: District of Columbia, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2010 3:04:56 PM
Waymark Code: WM9DTV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 8

Long Description:
More welding by David Smith. Would have been great to have constructed the clouds out of stainless steel to keep them "white", while the sun could be the rust coated steel.
TITLE: Voltri XV

ARTIST(S): David Smith

DATE: 1962

MEDIUM: Steel

CONTROL NUMBER: IAS 75003491

Direct Link to the Individual Listing in the Smithsonian Art Inventory: [Web Link]

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W. Washington, District of Columbia 20560


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