Lygia Clark. Counter Relief no. 1. 1958

Lygia Clark Counter Relief no. 1 1958

  • MoMA, Floor 3, 3 East The Robert B. Menschel Galleries
Medium
Alkyd and cellulose nitrate on wood
Dimensions
55 1/2 × 55 1/2 × 1 5/16" (141 × 141 × 3.3 cm)
Credit
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund
Object number
798.2016
Department
Painting and Sculpture
The artist.
[Galeria Ralph Camargo, Brazil]
? - May 10, 1997, Colección Maria Helena Ferraz Ortiz.
1997 - 2016, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York, and Caracas, purchased from Colección Maria Helena Ferraz Ortiz through Sylvio Nery da Fonseca, Escritório de Arte, São Paulo.
2016, The Museum of Modern Art. New York, acquired as promised gift from Patricia Phelps de Cisneros.
Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, "Geometric Abstraction, Latin American Art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection / Abstracción Geométrica Arte Latinoamericano en la Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", March 3 - November 4, 2001

Rio de Janeiro, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, "Lucio Fontana. A ótica do invisible", November 2001 and tour:
Brasilia, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, February 2002
São Paulo, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, April 2002

São Paulo, Museo de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, "Paralelos: Arte brasileira da segunda metade do século XX em contexto. Colección Cisneros ", March 21 - June 16, 2002 and tour:
Rio de Janeiro, Museo de Arte Moderna de Rio de Janeiro, July 11 - September 22, 2002.

Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, "Geo-metrías. Abstracción geométrica latinoamericana en la Colección Cisneros", March 14 - May 19, 2003 and tour:
Montevideo, Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales de Montervideo, July 3 - October 25, 2003

Lima, Museo de Arte de Lima, "Diálogos. Arte Latinoamericano desde la Colección Cisneros", June 22 - September 26, 2004

Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural de España, "Arte Abstracto, cruzando líneas desde el sur", March 30 - May 27, 2005

Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, "Cruce de Miradas. Visiones de América Latina en la Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", August 2 - October 21, 2006

Austin, Blanton Museum of Art, " The Geometry of Hope. Latin american abstract art from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", February 20 - April 22, 2007 and tour:
New York, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, September 12 - December 8, 2007

Paris, Fondation Louis Vuitton, “Être Moderne: le MoMA à Paris”, October 10, 2017 – March 5, 2018

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