Cast Form Type VIIIArtist(s)Howard Ben TréArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1979Medium & Supportcast glass and copperDimensions
8 1/8 in x 6 1/2 in (20.64 cm x 16.51 cm);10 3/8 in x 10 1/4 in (26.35 cm x 26.04 cm)Credit LineGift of the Lannan Foundation in Honor of the Pelham FamilySubject matter
This casting is the first in a series. The shape of the sculpture reflects the artist's interest in how machine parts of the industrial age can be viewed as relics of modernity.Physical Description
Sculpture made of glass and copper, with a tall base on which five cylinders of decreasing diameter sit, like a layer cake. Sculpture is hollow and the surface smooth on the interior.Primary Object Classification Sculpture Primary Object Typeabstract sculptureCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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modern and contemporary art