John Chamberlain Kora 1963

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Artwork details

Artist
John Chamberlain 1927–2011
Title
Kora
Date 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
Not on display

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

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