Spiral White
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.23
People
Günther Uecker, German (Wendorf, Germany born 1930)
Title
Spiral White
Other Titles
Original Language Title: Spirale Weiß
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1963
Culture
German
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Paint and nails on canvas mounted on wood
Dimensions
actual: 110.5 x 110.5 x 8 cm (43 1/2 x 43 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: on verso
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Cultural Council in the Federation of German Industry
Copyright
© Günther Uecker / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.23
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
Publication History

Dieter Honisch, Uecker, Klett-Cotta (Stuttgart, Germany, 1983), no. 312

Peter Nisbet and Emilie Norris, Busch-Reisinger Museum: History and Holdings, Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 1991), p. 99, ill.

James Cuno, Harvard's Art Museums: 100 Years of Collecting, Harvard University Art Museums/Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (Cambridge, MA, 1996), pp. 352-353, repr. color

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Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted