Vintage Welded and Painted Steel Abstract Sculpture in the Constructivist Style

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Created in the Russian constructivist style, this polychromed vintage welded steel abstract sculpture exhibits a commanding perception of both negative and positive space. Highlighted in a deep red color, the raw steel is evident and contrasts to the smooth surface of the paint. An all-over patina of surface rust adds to the tension between the painted surface, the raw steel as well as the interplay of the positive and negative space created by the intersecting forms. Utilizing architectural shapes as sliced pieces, this sculpture presents a balance of form, line and function.
Details
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
circa 1970s
Period
20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Painted   Steel
Welded
Condition
Good. There is some wear to the paint. There is an overall patina of surface rust..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
7.63 in. H x 3.63 in. W x 7.38 in. D
19 cm H x 9 cm W x 19 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU151026475101
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