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Rain Garden IILouise Nevelson...
Louise Nevelson's Rain Garden II is an excellent example of her assemblages usually made out of wood painted black, and consisting of intricate forms often grouped within box-like frames.

Born in Kiev, Russia; came to the United States in 1905. Studied at Art Students League, New York, and under Hans Hoffman, Munich. Honorary D.F.A, Western College for Women, and Smith College. Awards: Grand Prize, Art U.S.A., N.Y., 1959; Logan Prize, Chicago, 1960; Tamarind Fellowship, 1963, 1967; Creative Arts Award in Sculpture, Brandeis University., 1971; American Institute of Architects Award, 1977. Her work has been exhibited in the United States, Europe, Japan and Canada.

Next "Rain Garden II ", painted wood..31-1/2"x 47" x 4-1/2" (1977)
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