William Tucker
Meru III 1964

Artwork details

William Tucker born 1935
Meru III
Date 1964
Medium Painted steel and fibreglass
Dimensions Object: 933 x 1778 x 343 mm
Acquisition Presented by Alistair McAlpine (later Lord McAlpine of West Green) 1970
Not on display

Catalogue entry

William Tucker b. 1935

T01376 Meru III 1964

Not inscribed.
Painted steel and fibreglass, 36¾ x 70 x 13½ (93.5 x 178 x 34.5).
Presented by Alistair McAlpine 1971.
Exh: Richard Feigen Gallery, New York, December 1964; Primary Structures, Jewish Museum, New York, April–June 1966 (47); The Alistair McAlpine Gift, Tate Gallery, June–August 1971 (40, repr.).
Lit: Richard Morphet, in catalogue of The Alistair McAlpine Gift, 1971, pp. 89–105.

‘Meru III’ is a unique piece. See entry on T01375.

Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1970–1972, London 1972.

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