Collection

Buzz Spector, Mallarme, 1987–88

Images of Buzz Spector, Mallarme

  • A photograph of a wooden cabinet with a glass door, a sea fossil and a blue leather bound book are placed inside. On the glass the phrases "Solitude, recif, etoile," "A n'importe ce qui valut," "Le blanc souci de notre toile" are painted in cursive gold text.
Buzz Spector, American, b. 1948
Mallarme, 1987–88
Wooden curio cabinet, gold leaf on glass, and book and shell
Cabinet a: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm); book b: 1 ¾ × 6 ¾ × 9 ½ in. (4.4 × 17.1 × 24.1 cm); shell c: 5 × 8 × 8 in. (12.7 × 20.3 × 20.3 cm) overall installed: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Restricted gift of LaSalle Bank, 1997.72.a-c
Buzz Spector, American, b. 1948
Mallarme, 1987–88
Wooden curio cabinet, gold leaf on glass, and book and shell
Cabinet a: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm); book b: 1 ¾ × 6 ¾ × 9 ½ in. (4.4 × 17.1 × 24.1 cm); shell c: 5 × 8 × 8 in. (12.7 × 20.3 × 20.3 cm) overall installed: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Restricted gift of LaSalle Bank, 1997.72.a-c

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago
A photograph of a wooden cabinet with a glass door, a sea fossil and a blue leather bound book are placed inside. On the glass the phrases "Solitude, recif, etoile," "A n'importe ce qui valut," "Le blanc souci de notre toile" are painted in cursive gold text.
Buzz Spector, American, b. 1948
Mallarme, 1987–88
Wooden curio cabinet, gold leaf on glass, and book and shell
Cabinet a: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm); book b: 1 ¾ × 6 ¾ × 9 ½ in. (4.4 × 17.1 × 24.1 cm); shell c: 5 × 8 × 8 in. (12.7 × 20.3 × 20.3 cm) overall installed: 56 × 26 × 14 ½ in. (142.2 × 66 × 36.8 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Restricted gift of LaSalle Bank, 1997.72.a-c

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago