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Night Presence IV

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  • Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.
  • Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.
  • Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.
  • Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.
  • Location: East 92nd Street and Park Avenue, center median
  • Sculptor: Louise Nevelson
  • Description: Openwork construction: undulating ribbon forms frame enlaged doorknob forms and a cut-out of a bird in profile.
  • Materials: Cor-Ten steel
  • Dimensions: H: 22' W: 13' D: 9'; Weight: 4½ tons
  • Cast: 1972
  • Dedicated: 1973
  • Fabricator: Lippincott, North Haven, Connecticut
  • Donor: Louise Nevelson

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