Catalogue entry

Joseph Beuys 1921-1986

T03825 Untitled (Vitrine) 1983

Five untitled objects, from left to right, butter and wax 210 x 130 x 120 (8 3/8 x 5 1/4 x 4 3/4); butter, wax, metal cutter and copper wire 135 x 435 x 225 (5 3/8 x 17 1/8 x 8 7/8); glass, rubber, mercury and pork dripping 145 x 124 x 105 (5 5/8 x 4 7/8 x 4 1/8); zinc and tallow 155 x 380 x 340 (6 1/8 x 15 x 13 3/8); pork dripping 175 x 305 x 295 (6 7/8 x 12 x 11 5/8) in glass, plywood and wood cabinet on steel framework 2060 x 2200 x 500 (81 1/8 x 86 5/8 x 19 3/4)
Not inscribed
Purchased from Anthony d'Offay Gallery (Grant-in-Aid) 1984
Exh: Joseph Beuys Vitrines: Forms from the Sixties, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Sept.- Oct. 1983 (as 'Fat'); Forty Years of Modern Art 1945-1985, Tate Gallery, Feb-April 1986 (not in cat.)

See entry on T03826.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1984-86: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions Including Supplement to Catalogue of Acquisitions 1982-84, Tate Gallery, London 1988, p.494