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Celmins drawings



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Untitled (Desert-Galaxy) 1974 Vija Celmins born 1938 ARTIST ROOMS  Acquired jointly with the National Galleries of Scotland through The d'Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/AR00162

Untitled (Desert-Galaxy) 1974 Vija CelminsĀ 

Thinking about the relationship between Celmins astronomical drawings, dust and the early drawings from the telescope at Birr in Ireland, before days of photography.