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The Sorceress, (1961)

Jean Tinguely, Swiss, b. Fribourg, 1925–1991

Iron, steel, and paint with aluminum, ceramic, copper, hemp, cotton twine, galvanized wire, springs, electrical wire and rubber, with electric motor, 38 x 19 1/2 x 20 3/8 in. (96.4 x 49.4 x 51.7 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1988

Accession Number: 88.39

Provenance:
Zabriskie Gallery, New York, to 16 November 1988
Holenia Purchase Fund, in memory of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1988
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Damage Control: Art and Destruction Since 1950," 24 October 2013-26 May 2014. Tour: MUSEE D'ART MODERNE GRAND-DUC JEAN, Luxembourg, 12 July-12 October; KUNSTHAUS GRAZ, Austria, 14 November-15 February 2015.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Dada/Fluxus