Phillip KingGenghis Khan 1963

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Artist
Phillip King (born 1934)
Title
Genghis Khan
Date 1963
MediumPainted plastic
Dimensionsobject: 2134 x 2743 x 3658 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1970
Reference
T01236
Not on display

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Phillip King b. 1934

T01236 Genghis Khan 1963

Nor inscribed.
Fibreglass and plastic with steel supports, 84 x 108 x 144 (213.5 x 274 x 366).
Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1971.
Exh: (original) Rowan Gallery, February 1964 (8).
Lit: Statement First 2, St Martin’s School of Art 1961; Statement in catalogue of Rowan Gallery, February 1964; Andrew Forge, ‘Some New British Sculptors’, Art forum, May 1965, p. 33 repr.; Interview with John Coplans, Studio International, CLXIX, December 1965; Phillip King, ‘Notes on Sculpture’, Studio International, CLXXV, June 1968; Bryan Robertson, Catalogue of British Pavilion, Venice Biennale, 1968 (original repr.).
Repr: The English Eye, Marlborough-Gerson, New York, 1965 (p… (read more)

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