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Photo Credit: Rich Sanders, Des Moines

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Artist: Lee Bontecou (American, born 1931)
Date: 1965
Medium: Welded and painted steel, and soot
Dimensions:
Overall: 19 3/8 × 17 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (49.2 × 43.5 × 8.6 cm.)
Credit Line: Des Moines Art Center's Louise Noun Collection of Art by Women through Bequest, 2003.269
Accession number: 2003.269
Classification: sculpture
Exhibition HistoryLee Bontecou: A Retrospective, UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, October 4, 2003 - January 12, 2004; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, February 23, 2004 - May 24, 2004; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, August 18, 2004 - November 8, 2004
Published ReferencesElizabeth A.T. Smith, Robert Starr, Mona Hadler, and Daina de Salvo
"Lee Bontecou: Retrospective", Abrams, 2004, ref. pgs.75 (color image, plate 71), 227

"Museums Collect" magazine, Museums Magazine, November 15, 2004
entirely unexpected