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Uran II
  • Victor Vasarely, artist
    1908–1997
    born: Pécs, Austria-Hungary (present-day Hungary) ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
    Chalk and Vermilion Fine Arts, publisher
    Silium, printer
    active: France
  • Uran II, 1978
  • Where object was made: France
  • 21-color screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 635 x 635 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25 x 25 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 812.8 x 812.8 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 32 x 32 in
    Mat Dimensions: 40 x 32 in
  • Gift of Joe and Barb Zanatta
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0215
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Geometric forms warped to created optical effects. At center a sphere-like form comprised of squares of various sizes growing smaller from the center. This form surrounded by two rings of squared at the outer edges.