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Systems V

Richard Tuttle (American, born in 1941)


10' x 8' x 8' (304.8 cm x 243.8 cm x 243.8 cm), overall installed

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Staples, Canson red paper, coroplast, wood glue, wire, craft paper

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art



2 x 4 inch fir lumber, 2 x 8 inch fir lumber, 3/4 inch birch plywood, 1/2 inch fir plywood, bolts, nuts, eye bolts, white semi-gloss paint, vinyl-coated steel cable, homasote, acrylic, archival black and white paper, staples, yellow vinyl, polyethylene sheeting, black gesso, cardboard tube, black gesso, styrofoam, Canson red paper, double-faced gold paper, glue, 4 x 4 inch fir plywood, basswood, coroplast, aluminum armature wire, electrical tape, machine-made rice paper, glue, newspaper, plastic wrap, handmade rice paper, wood glue, molding strips, screws, wire, cotton, stretched metal, craft paper


2011, the artist to Arne Glimcher; 2011, gift of Arne Glimcher to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Arne and Milly Glimcher