Stake Hitch Stake Hitch

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

Stake: aluminum, steel, resin, painted with polyurethane enamel
Rope: polyurethane foam, plastic materials, fiberglass-reinforced plastic, painted with latex
Stake with knot, upper floor: 13 ft. 6 in. x 18 ft. 2 in. x 14 ft. 7 in. (4.11 x 5.54 x 4.45 m)
Stake, lower floor: 12 ft. 9 1/2 in. x 5 ft. x 3 ft. (3.9 x 1.52 x 0.91 m)
Rope: 20 in. (0.51 m) diameter; length, knot to ceiling: 40 ft. (12.19 m)
Total height, including upper and lower floor: 53 ft. 6 in. (16.31 m)

Installed April 23-28, 1984
Inaugurated April 28, 1984

Photo: Claes Oldenburg





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