William Tucker b.1935
T01818 Beulah i 1971
Painted iron,59½ x 104¾ x 59 (151 x 266 x 150).
Purchased from the Waddington Galleries (Grant-in-Aid) 1973.
Coll: Kasmin Gallery; Waddington Galleries; Alistair McAlpine; Waddington Galleries.
Exh: XXXVI Biennale, Venice, June–October 1972 (British Pavilion, unnumbered, repr. in colour); William Tucker. John Walker. Plastiken. Bilder. Grafiken, Hamburg Kunstverein, January–February 1973 and Museum Bochum, March–April 1973 (7,repr.); Serpentine Gallery, October 1973 (unnumbered, repr. and in colour).
Lit: Andrew Forge, in Venice Biennale catalogue (and reprinted in Serpentine Gallery catalogue); William Tucker, ‘Sculpture and Architecture: an introduction to my recent work’ in Studio International, clxxxiii, June 1972, pp.241–3 (repr.).
T01818 is the first in a series of seven sculptures to date and was made in June and July 1971.
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1972–1974, London 1975.