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Bamboostange liebt Zollstockstern (Bamboo Pole loves Folding Ruler Star)

Artist

Sigmar Polke

Date

1968–1969

Institution Walker Art Center
Location On view at the Walker Art Center,
Bamboostange liebt Zollstockstern (Bamboo Pole loves Folding Ruler Star), Sigmar Polke
.1-.5 elements together
Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Photographs | 15 black-and-white photographs
Size: actual, each 23.875 x 19.8125 x inches
Culture: German
Inscriptions: N.A.; N.A.
Physical Description: .1 spoon suspended on string between two glasses.2 pickle in a glass on floor.3 table with a ping pong ball at each corner of top.4 hand holding teapot with crumpled paper pouring out.5 blanket on floor with folds that form the image of a figure.6 dominos or blocks on floor, out of focus.7 napkin twisted at lower end on black field.8 tube standing upright in bowl of lettuce.9 7 bamboo stalks against wall.10 table with 4 spools of thread, roll of cloth tape.11 pickle stuck through paper.12 lighted candle in star-shape holder at center of tape measure in star shape.13 scissors suspended above glass of gin.14 tipped pitcher with white sheets of paper spilling out.15 view out window over radiator (city view)
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.77.1-.15
Rights: © Estate of Sigmar Polke / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, Germany
Artist: Sigmar Polke, German, 1941 - 2010
Role: Artist
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, 1941 - 2010
Added to Site: March 1, 2009