V12 Laraki Gearbox (exploded)

Eric van Hove, Belgian (born in Algeria, works in Brussels and Marakech), born 1975

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2015

112 parts (21 materials): yellow copper, red copper, nickel, silver, tin, resin, paint, Middle Atlas white cedar wood, Walnut wood, Lemon wood, Thuya wood, Mahogany wood, Moroccan beech wood, cow bone, camel bone, cow horn, cow-skin, Chinese superglue, wood glue

Overall: 141 3/4 × 23 5/8 × 19 11/16 in. (360 × 60 × 50 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through The Robert J. Strasenburgh II 1942 Fund, the Julia L. Whittier Fund, and the Contemporary Art Fund

2016.7

Geography/Culture

Europe, Belgium

Period

21st century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Africa

Sculpture

On view

Course History

HIST 63.2 , Reading Artifacts: The Material Culture of Science, Richard Kremer, Spring 2016

Exhibition History

Eric Van Hove: The Craft of Art, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 5-May 1, 2016.

Eppur si muove exhibition, MUDAM Luxembourg July 2015 – January 2016.

Provenance

The artist; sold to present collection, 2016.

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