Dennis Oppenheim born 1938
T03468 Life Support System for a Premature By-Product (from a Long Distance) 1981
Dry powdered pigment in metallic silver with bronzing liquid and pencil on two sheets of paper, overall dimensions 971 x 2546 (38 1/4 x 100 1/4)
Inscribed ‘LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR A PREMATURE BY-PRODUCT | (FROM A LONG DISTANCE) 1981 | SONNABEND GALLERY NEW YORK | THE CONTEMPORARY ARTS CENTRE CINCINNATI, OHIO. THE LOWE ART MUSEUM | MIAMI FLORIDA. DIMENSIONS 15' X 40' X 80' | Dennis Oppenheim 1981' on rt. panel, b.r.
Purchased from the artist through Lewis Johnstone Gallery (Grant-in-Aid) 1982
Exh: Dennis Oppenheim ‘Vibrating Forest', Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, April-May 1982 (no cat.)
Lit: Steve Wood, ‘An Interview with Dennis Oppenheim', Arts Magazine, 55, June 1981, pp…