Galaxy Calligraphy Artist: Isamu Noguchi (American, 1904–1988)

1983–84

Modern and Contemporary Art

Not on view
Medium

Black Swedish granite and wood

Dimensions

overall: 15 1/2 × 40 1/2 × 32 in. (39.4 × 102.9 × 81.3 cm)
base: 12 × 23 × 23 in. (30.5 × 58.4 × 58.4 cm)
stone: 3 1/2 × 40 1/2 × 32 in. (8.9 × 102.9 × 81.3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of The Shamos Family

Accession Number

2006.243.1

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Gift of Jeremy Shamos, originally sent from Noguchi Studio in Japan to Pace Wildenstein Gallery in New York
Bibliography
  • Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 289, pl. 275
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