Space Truss Mk 2
Property from a Private European Collection
Jan Kaplický

Space Truss Mk 2

Lot Closed

Space Truss Mk 2
Space Truss Mk 2
Space Truss Mk 2
Space Truss Mk 2
Space Truss Mk 2
Space Truss Mk 2
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Jan Kaplický

Space Truss Mk 2

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Property from a Private European Collection

Jan Kaplický

Jan Kaplický

Space Truss Mk 2

Space Truss Mk 2

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

6,048

GBP

Description

Property from a Private European Collection

Jan Kaplický

Czech, 1937 - 2009

Space Truss Mk 2


with the artist's foundation label in the lower right corner

photomontage and mixed media

image: 58 by 83cm., 22¾ by 32½in.

framed: 76 by 100cm., 30 by 39¼in.

Provenance

Private collection, Prague (inherited from the artist)

Literature

Ivan Margolius, Richard Rogers, Jan Kaplický Drawings, London, 2015, p. 24, illustrated

Catalogue note

The present work was realized by the Future Systems architectural firm as a scheme for the Deployable Space Truss Mk 2 (1985), one of a series of projects inspired by the American space exploration programme and submitted to NASA as a research proposal.