For the “Womb Tomb” installation, a granite boulder over 6 m long from the Paradies quarry was cut into two halves, and hollowed out according to instructions by the artist.
Above-ground cave: 229 x 335 x 270 cm, 21.5 t Underground shaft: 213 x 270 x 230 cm, 16.5 t
Womb Tomb is part of a private collection and is not open for public viewing.
|Trade name:||Fuerstenstein Granite (Diorite)|
|Petrographic name :||Diorite|
|Quarry:||Paradise Quarry, Paradies 8, 94538 Fuerstenstein, Germany|
|Coordinates:||13.322° E / 48.710° N (WGS 84)|
|Typical colour:||anthracite to dark grey|
fine/medium-grained; appears with white, partially also differently coloured veining of various widths and shapes as well as lighter and darker mineral accumulations
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