Eva Hesse facts for kids
Eva Hesse (January 11, 1936 – May 29, 1970) was a German-born and American-raised sculptor and painter. Her career was short. She worked with fiberglass and plastics. She also sculpted with other materials. Hesse was born near Hamburg, Germany. She moved to New York City.
Hesse died in 1970 from a brain tumor diagnosed the previous year.
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Repetition 19, III, 1968, fiberglass and polyester resin, 19 units each 19 to 20 1/4" (48 to 51 cm) x 11 to 12 3/4" (27.8 to 32.2 cm) in diameter, Museum of Modern Art, New York
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