Mark DI SUVEROGEMINI G.E.L., T'ang Enlarge 1 /2
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China born 1933


  • United States of America from 1941


publisher (organisation)

T'ang October 1977 Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: Experimentation and development, artist, Ron McPherson and Stanley Grinstein Collaborators: Ron McPherson and Stanley Grinstein
Materials & Technique: sculptures, torch-cut steel plate, 5 pieces Edition: one of an unnumbered edition of 50 plus 20 special proofs, 5 artist's copies, 5 publisher's copies, 3 Gemini G E L impressions, 4 trial copies, 1 right to print proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Edition production, Western Steel Cutting, Inc.
Date Published: 1977-10-

Edition Notes: "5/8" [1.6 cm] hot rolled steel plate was torch-cut from an optical pattern. The heat burr was removed with a steel grinder, and both sides were wire brushed. The artist's initials were then stamped into the sculpture using a hydraulic press and a stamp made by the artist from plow steel." (Gemini G E L documentation, NGA file 82/0389, folio 119)
Primary Insc: piece 5, inscribed, u.r., "di S", inscribed using a hydraulic press, not dated
Secondary Insc: piece 5, inscribed, stamped, side, "PC 5"
Dimensions: 37.8 h x 32.7 w x 1.6 d cm installation variable
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 79.2460
Image rights: © Courtesy of the artist and Spacetime CC.
  • Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles, publisher, 1977-78;
  • from whom bought by the Australian National Gallery, May 1978