Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin 1887 - Basel, Switzerland 1966
bronze with wood base
Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 7⁄16 x 9 13⁄16 x 7 7⁄8 in.
Acc. No.: 1948/2.26
Credit Line: Museum Purchase
Photo credit: University of Michigan Museum of Art
- Museum's website, 30 April 2010
- 1962 Ann Arbor
A handbook of the collections of The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, 1962, no. 52, 52a, repr.
- Museum's website, 30 April 2010:
An example of Jean (Hans) Arp's interest in biomorphic abstraction. In its attention to basic, generic biomorphic shapes the piece is a kind of study of primordial organic forms, forms suggestive of all manner of life but not representing anything specifically.