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What is this?

Imaginary project: worm's eye view of exterior of tower with pipes snaking along right side.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated 1987 and we acquired it in 1999. Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program and Friends of Drawings and Prints Funds amd through gift of Drue Heinz. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

color pencil on strathmore paper

Its dimensions are

51 x 50.8 cm (20 1/16 in. x 20 in.)

It is signed

In graphite, lower right: Lebbeus Woods 1987

It is inscribed

In graphite along bottom margin: Nr. 43N9 u(?) - anfax....organ Cis R.-... a19 (?) [hard to decipher]; UL, Diop. 4 ar. [?]; UR, Geno - 1; on verso, center, in graphite, Centricity: Geomechanical Tower

This object was architect: Lebbeus Woods

This object was purchased from Henry Urbach Architecture

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18668977/ |title=Drawing, ""Geomechanical Tower" from Centricity Series", 1987 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 September 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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