Günther HaeseAfter the Rain 1 1965

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Artist
Günther Haese (born 1924)
Title
After the Rain 1
Nach dem Regen 1
Date 1965
MediumBrass on wooden base
Dimensionsobject: 298 x 248 x 349 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1965
Reference
T00810
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Günter Haese born 1924

T00810 After the Rain I 1965

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Brass wire and brass gauze, 10 1/4 x 12 3/8 x 13 1/4 (26 x 31.5 x 33.5) excluding wooden base; height including base 11 3/8 (29)
Purchased from the artist through Marlborough Fine Art (Grant-in-Aid) 1965
Exh:Günter Haese, Marlborough Fine Art, London, November-December 1965 (15, repr.); XXXIII Biennale, Venice, June-October 1966 (Germany 115, repr. in Haese catalogue)
Repr:Michael Compton, Optical and Kinetic Art(London 1967), pl.28

The artist wrote (13 February 1966): 'My works of before 1961 bear no relation to my present things. I began as a painter and then worked as a sculptor on large sculptures for public buildings and churches. But it was only in these small constructions that I discovered the means of expression which suited me… (read more)

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