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Yellow forms

Abstract: Burke (b.1946,Tipperary–d.2006 ) studied in Cork before moving to London where he was introduced to painted steel sculpture. One of the early abstract sculptors in Ireland, his work was influenced by the British sculptor Anthony Caro and the American Alexander Calder. His coloured sculptures enliven architectural spaces.

In collection Sculptures in University College Dublin

Original version
Date created:
Type of Resource
three dimensional object
Physical description
1 sculpture
Location of original
This sculpture is not currently on display. This sculpture was previously on display in the Newman Building.
Rights note
The rights and licensing information apply to the photographs of the sculpture not the sculpture itself. Copyright of the photographs rests with the photographer.
Art original   linked data (marcgt)
Burke, John, 1946-2006 -- Yellow forms
University College Dublin. UCD Estate Services
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"Yellow forms," held by UCD Estate Services. © University College Dublin. Digital content by University College Dublin, published by UCD Library, University College Dublin <>

Record source
Descriptions created by staff of UCD Library, University College Dublin based on information from the UCD Sculpture Trail brochures. — Metadata creation date: 2017-11-29

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