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Tantric Geography décor for Travelogue

Date
1977
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Décor
Description
CDF1-30 DECOR: 8 wheeled wooden bases with wooden connectors, 5 metal bicycle wheel rims, multicolored square fabric sail with rope attachments at both ends, triangular multicolored fabric sail, square fabric sail, 2 pieces of white diaphanous material with elastic loops attached on one side, rope strand of cans and fabric ties, red/blue/yellow/white striped oversized beach umbrella with metal shaft, 2 gold plastic duck decoys, golf driver with painted purple head, children's plastic and wood popcorn toy FIRST PERFORMANCE: Minskoff Theatre, New York City, January 18, 1977 FIRST CAST: Karole Armitage, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Morgan Ensminger, Meg Harper, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Julie Roess-Smith MUSIC: John Cage, Telephones and Birds
Materials
wheeled wooden bases, metal bicycle rims, beach umbrella, duck decoys, golf club, children's popcorn toy, scrims, triangular fabric sails, strand of cans with fabric ties
Credit Line
Walker Art Center, Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection, Gift of Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011
Accession Number
2011.208.1-.23
Copyright
Artwork © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation