Quotation Sign from Mathematica: A World of Numbers and Beyond Exhibition, 1960-1961


Iron alloy
Paint (Coating)
Polyvinyl chloride
Wood (Plant material)


Black (Color)
White (Color)


Height: 16 in

Width: 1 in

Length: 72 in


side 1: MATHEMATICAL OBJECTS ARE SOMETIMES AS PECULIAR AS THE MOST EXOTIC BEAST OR BIRD, AND THE TIME SPENT IN EXAMINING THEM MAY BE WELL EMPLOYED. H. STEINHAUS side 2: I never come across one of Laplace's 'Thus it plainly appears' without feeling sure that I have hours of hard work before me... N. BOWDITCH

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