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China born 1933

  • United States of America from 1941

Ik ook [Ik Ook.] 1971-72 Materials & Technique: sculptures, painted steel

Primary Insc: signed monogram c., painted steel, "MARK", not dated
Dimensions: 731.5 h x 731.5 w x 1005.8 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 80.1037
Image rights: © Courtesy of the artist and Spacetime CC.
  • the artist;
  • from whom bought through the Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, by the Australian National Gallery, August 1979

Carter Ratcliff, 'Mark di Suvero', Artforum, vol.11 no.3, November 1972, p.39, p.42, illus. b&w pp.34-35, illus. front cover;

Alwynne Mackie and Ron Robertson-Swann, 'Four sculptures; works by Maillol, Lachaise, di Suvero and David Smith', in An Opening View Australian National Gallery Canberra, Sydney: The Fine Arts Press 1982, pp.56-57, illus. b&w p.58;

Mark di Suvero, Stuttgart: Württembergischer Kunstverein 1988, p.218, illus. pp.102-103;

A Guide to the Sculpture Garden, Canberra: National Gallery of Australia 1993, p.[3], illus. b&w, cat.E;

Ken Scarlett, Contemporary Sculpture in Australian Gardens, Sydney: Craftsman House 1993, pp.22-23, illus. p.14 pl.1;

Irving Sandler, Mark di Suvero at Storm King Art Center, Mountainville: Storm King Art Center 1996, p.6, p.123, illus. p.112;

Jenny Manning, Sculpture Garden, Canberra: National Gallery of Australia 1997, p.[5], illus. p.[4], cat.10;

Jenny Manning, 'Sculpture Garden', Artonview, No.12, Summer 1997-98, pp.35-37, illus. p.36, cat.10

Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra