Centre Georges Pompidou

Le temps des gares

PARIS 1979
FRANCE

Paysage ferroviaire
(Railroad landscape)

Sculpture conceived for the exhibition Le temps de Gares (Railway Stations Era)
Paris December 3rd, 1978 – April 9th, 1979

Curator: Jean Dethier

Production / organization:
CCI / Centre Georges Pompidou

Roaming:
Brussels, Fine Arts Palace
London, Science Museum
New York, National Railway Museum
Lausanne, Decorative Arts Museum
Amsterdam, Architecture Museum Foundation
Barcelona, EL Borne
Milan, National Science and Technology
Museum Leonardo da Vinci

Paysage ferroviaire
(Railroad landscape)

Sculpture conceived for the exhibition Le temps de Gares (Railway Stations Era)
Paris December 3rd, 1978 – April 9th, 1979

Curator: Jean Dethier

Production / organization:
CCI / Centre Georges Pompidou

Roaming:
Brussels, Fine Arts Palace
London, Science Museum
New York, National Railway Museum
Lausanne, Decorative Arts Museum
Amsterdam, Architecture Museum Foundation
Barcelona, EL Borne
Milan, National Science and Technology
Museum Leonardo da Vinci

Technical information

Dimensions :
height 1,50 x 1,75 x 0,90 m
(4.92 x 5.7 x 2.9 ft.) (each sculpture)

Materials :
mixed polychrome technique,
wood support, mini rails,
plastic characters

Provenance :
Privet collection, Paris

Thanks :
Luc Olivier Bézu
Gabrielle Laroche

Photos © Centre Pompidou Paris, Galerie Gabrielle Laroche, D.R.