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Optimum Cubes Drawn from Available Circles/Dinner Plate (Actual Size)

A work made of gelatin silver print and cardboard.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print and cardboard.

Date:

1975

Artist:

Robert Cumming
American, born 1943

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Artist

Robert Cumming

Title

Optimum Cubes Drawn from Available Circles/Dinner Plate (Actual Size)

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1975

Medium

Gelatin silver print and cardboard

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, lower left, below image, in graphite: "OPTIMUM CUBES DRAWN FROM AVAILABLE CIRCLES"; recto, right center, on cardboard drawing, in graphite: "DINNER PLATE / (ACTUAL SIZE)"; signed and inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, on cardboard drawing, in graphite: "Cumming 1975."; inscribed verso, on mount, upper right, in graphite: "#10" [obscured by white linen tape]; verso, on mount, along left edge, sideways, in graphite: "J50"; verso, on mount, lower right corner, in graphite: "#34"

Dimensions

19.4 × 24.7 cm (image); 19.7 × 25 cm (paper); 51 × 76.5 cm (mount); 28.5 × 27.9 cm (drawing on cardboard)

Credit Line

Gift of Arnold and Temmie Gilbert

Reference Number

1983.826

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