Three Ball 50/50 Tank (Spalding Dr. J Silver Series)

glass, steel, distilled water, three basketballs 
60 1/2 x 48 3/4 x 13 1/4 inches 
153.7 x 123.8 x 33.7 cm 
Edition of 2
© Jeff Koons
1985


Three Ball 50/50 Tank (Spalding Dr. J Silver Series)

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Three Ball 50/50 Tank (Spalding Dr. J Silver Series)

glass, steel, distilled water, three basketballs 
60 1/2 x 48 3/4 x 13 1/4 inches 
153.7 x 123.8 x 33.7 cm 
Edition of 2
© Jeff Koons
1985

EXHIBITED: 

Freedom Not Genius. Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Torino, Italy [November 10, 2012 - March 10, 2013] (Edition 2) 

Pop Art is. Gagosian Gallery, London, England [September 27 - November 10, 2007] (Edition 2)

Life-Size: A Sense of the Real in Recent Art. The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel [1990] (Edition unknown)

Equilibrium. International With Monument Gallery, New York, New York [1985] 

LITERATURE: 

Blissett, Luther. “Les obsessions majeures de Koons.” Beaux Arts editions, December 2014, p. 28 [Dr. J Silver Series].

Art Gallery of New South Wales. Pop to Popism. Exh. cat., 2014, p. 261 [Three Ball 50/50 Tank (Spalding DR J series)].

Galenson, David W. “Precocious Prodigies & Late Bloomers.” The Art Economist, July 2009, p. 72 [Two Dr. J Series, Wilson Supershot].

Gagosian Gallery. Pop Art is. Exh. cat, London, 2007, no. 99, illustrated in color.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Jasper Johns to Jeff Koons: Four Decades of Art from the Broad Collections. Exh. cat., 2001, p. 117, illustrated in color.

Koons, Jeff. The Jeff Koons Handbook. Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London, 1992, p. 61, illustrated in color and p. 155, listed. 

Newport Harbor Art Museum. OBJECTives: The New Sculpture. Exh. cat., 1990, p. 86, illustrated in color.

Siegel, Jeanne. "Jeff Koons: Unachievable States of Being." Art Magazine, October 1986, p. 71, illustrated.