Gears

 
Gears
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  • Title :     Gears
  • Artist:     Peter Berent Artist
  • Accession:     83.5.9
  • Country:     United States New York
  • Date:     1937
  • Dimensions:     Inches 26-3/4 34-5/8 1-1/8 Dimensions, painting Inches 21-3/4 29-5/8 Dimensions, support, Centimeters 67.9 87.9 2.9 Dimensions, painting Centimeters 55.2 75.2 Dimensions, support
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Subject:     Machines
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.5.9.JPG
  • Tags:     Industrial Design~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Oil on masonite on wood panel carved in very low relief; illustration of a dramatically lit grouping of large machine gears and rods in blues, lavenders and aquas; gears are pictured at various angles to each other, some interlocking.