Vladimir Kagan (American, born Germany, 1927–2016). <em>Tri-symmetric Sculptured Table</em>, ca. 1953. Walnut, glass, (base): 27 9/16 x 25 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. (70 x 64.8 x 64.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 1991.255.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1991.255.1a-b.jpg)

Tri-symmetric Sculptured Table

Artist:Vladimir KaganKagan-Dreyfuss

Medium: Walnut, glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1953

Dimensions: (base): 27 9/16 x 25 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. (70 x 64.8 x 64.8 cm) (table top): 3/4 x 42 in. (1.9 x 106.7 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 1991.255.1a-b

Image: 1991.255.1a-b.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sculpted biomorphic tripod table base (a) of walnut with metal glides supporting colorless circular glass tabletop (b). Solid tripod table base shaped like three boomerangs standing on end and joined at center curve; top end of this boomerang sculpted flat to support table top and bottom end rounded to form feet. Tabletop has slightly beveled edges. CONDITION - Very good; crack in underside of joiner, residue of glue on underside.

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