John Chamberlain

Kora

1963

Medium
Painted steel
Dimensions
Object: 870 x 1410 x 1054 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by Mrs Martha Jackson through the American Federation of Arts 1968
Reference
T01094

Catalogue entry

John Chamberlain born 1927

T01094 Kora 1963

Not inscribed
Painted steel, 34 1/4 x 55 1/2 x 41 1/2 (87 x 141 x 105.5)
Presented by Mrs Martha Jackson through the American Federation of Arts 1968
Prov: With Martha Jackson Gallery, New York (purchased from the artist 1963)
Exh: Sculpture, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, May 1963 (no catalogue)

One of Chamberlain's sculptures made by cutting, crushing, denting and bending discarded parts of cars.

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, pp.115-6, reproduced p.115