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Skywriter Pyramid
  • Rockne Krebs
    born: Kansas City, Missouri, United States ; died: Washington, DC, United States
  • Skywriter Pyramid, 1968
  • Where object was made: United States
  • graphite
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 8 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Philip M. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0228
Label Text

Vertical sheet with notes and sketches. In the top third, a series of notations is crossed through with a large X. In the center, a pyramidal form is placed next to a short text. In the bottom of the composition is a hastily sketched horizon with obelisk at left.