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Coo Wha Zee, 1962

  • John Chamberlain, American, 1927-2011

Painted steel

  • Overall: 72 × 60 × 50 inches (182.9 × 152.4 × 127 cm)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. S. Brooks Barron

65.76

On View

  • Contemporary N220

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

1965-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Roberts, Colette. "Lettre de New York." Aujourd'hui 7, 39 (November 1962): p. 50 [incorrectly identified as "Baby Jane, 1962."] Sculpture in the Open Air. Exh. cat., Battersea Park, London, England. New Yok, 1963, no. 11 (ill.). Cummings, Frederick J. and Charles H. Elam, eds. The Detroit Institute of Arts Illustrated Handbook. Detroit, 1971, p. 185 (ill.). John Chamberlain: A Retrospective Exhibition. Exh. cat., Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. New York, 1971, p. 57, no. 45 (ill.). Sylvester, Julie. John Chamberlain: A Catalogue Raisonne of the Sculpture 1954-1985. New York, 1986, pp. 66-67.

© 2005 John Chamberlain / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

John Chamberlain, Coo Wha Zee, 1962, painted steel . Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. S. Brooks Barron, 65.76.