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Brumadinho
Minas Gerais

Rua B, 20  
(Inhotim)

Elevazione

Giuseppe Penone
2000-01

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Description

Naturalistic bronze tree, a life-size casting of a chestnut tree without a top, carried by five guaritá trees, which push up the work, hence the title: Elevazione ('elevation'). The higher the guaritá, the higher Penone tree comes.

An other copy of this sculpture is in Rotterdam.

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Location (S 20°7'17" - W 44°13'28")

Item Code: brmg099; Photograph: 16 July 2017  / updated: 15 July 2018
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