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Artist: David Smith, American, 1906–1965

Reclining Construction

1936

Painted iron

35.56 × 68.58 × 15.558 cm (14 × 27 × 6 1/8 in.)
Gift of Caral and M.J .Lebworth, B.A. 1948
2009.28.1
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York, to Caral and M.J. Lebworth, purchased 1967

Bibliography: 

Wayne Andersen, American Sculpture in Process: 1930–1970 (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1975), 24, fig. 31.

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 164, 169, ill.

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