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Fruits of the Earth (1978-79)

Antony Gormley

bottle of wine, machette and loaded revolver covered in lead

Tate, London, Liverpool and St Ives

Fruits of the Earth (1978-79)





Wine, Machette, Revolver, Lead


66.04 x 12.7 x 7.62 cm


Presented by the Contemporary Art Society, 1983

Ownership history:

Purchased from the artist by Sir Alan Bowness (1928-2021) for the Contemporary Art Society, along with 'Natural Selection' (T0681) in exchange for 'Bed' (T06984), 12 April 1983; presented to the Tate Gallery, June 1983

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