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Drawing - The location of a circle, square and a triangle
  • The location of a circle, square and a triangle
    LeWitt, Sol, born 1928 - died 2007
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The location of a circle, square and a triangle

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    New York (probably, drawn)

  • Date:

    1976 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    LeWitt, Sol, born 1928 - died 2007 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and pen and ink drawing on tracing paper

  • Museum number:

    E.3170-1980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case DR, shelf 13

Physical description

Pencil and pen and ink drawing on tracing paper. Geometric composition of a circle, square and triangle, each shape inscribed with notes and linked by a network of lines.

Place of Origin

New York (probably, drawn)

Date

1976 (drawn)

Artist/maker

LeWitt, Sol, born 1928 - died 2007 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and pen and ink drawing on tracing paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Sol LeWitt/NYC August 27 1976'
Signed and dated

Inscribed with a description of the plan

Dimensions

Height: 48 cm, Width: 48 cm

Descriptive line

The location of a circle, square and a triangle, by Sol Lewitt, 1976. Pencil, pen and ink on tracing paper.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Lambert, Susan. Drawing: Technique & Purpose. London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1981. p.54.

Materials

Pencil; Ink; Tracing paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Triangles (polygons); Geometry; Circles (plane figures); Squares (geometric figures)

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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