Geraldo de Barros. Diagonal Function. 1952

Geraldo de Barros Diagonal Function 1952

  • Not on view
Medium
Lacquer on wood
Dimensions
24 3/4 × 24 3/4 × 1/2" (62.9 × 62.9 × 1.3 cm)
Credit
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund
Object number
804.2016
Copyright
© 2021 Luciana Brito Galeria
Department
Painting and Sculpture

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Provenance

The artist.
? - 1995, Galeria Camargo Vilaça, São Paulo.
1995 - 2016, Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York, and Caracas, purchased through Galeria Camargo Vilaça 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.

Exhibition history

Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, "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

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

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

Los Angeles, Getty Center, "Making Art Concrete: Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros", September 16, 2017 - February 11, 2018

Stockholm, Moderna Museet, "Concrete Matters", February 24 - May 13, 2018

MoMA Exh. #2460: "Fotoclubismo: Brazilian Modernist Photography, 1946-1964", 5th Floor, gallery 516, May 8 - September 26, 2021

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