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Drawing, "Geomechanical Tower" from Centricity Series, 1987

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Lebbeus Woods. It is dated 1987 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is color pencil on strathmore paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Memoriam for Lebbeus Woods .

This object was purchased from Henry Urbach Architecture. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program and Friends of Drawings and Prints Funds amd through gift of Drue Heinz.

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

Cite this object as

Drawing, "Geomechanical Tower" from Centricity Series, 1987; Architect: Lebbeus Woods (American, 1940 - 2012); USA; color pencil on strathmore paper; 51 x 50.8 cm (20 1/16 in. x 20 in.); 1999-23-1

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