Joseph Beuys 1921-1986
T03919 Fat Battery
Felt, fat, tin, wood and cardboard 132 x 373 x 248 (5 1/4 x 14 3/4 x 9 3/4)
Presented by Mr E.J. Power through the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1984
Prov: the artist, who sold it to Wide White Space Gallery 1967, who sold it to E.J. Power 1974
Repr: Götz Adriani, Winfried Konnertz and Karin Thomas, Joseph Beuys, Cologne 1973, p.63 as 'Felt-Fat Sculpture'; Caroline Tisdall, Joseph Beuys, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1979, p.156 as 'Felt and Fat Sculpturers'
See entry on T03921.
The Tate Gallery 1984-86: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions Including Supplement to Catalogue of Acquisitions 1982-84, Tate Gallery, London 1988, p.96