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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Okada Kenzo, American, born Japan, 1902–1982

Appearances

ca. 1972

Oil on canvas

172.1 × 131.4 × 2.5 cm (67 3/4 × 51 3/4 × 1 in.)
framed: 174.6 × 134 × 4.4 cm (68 3/4 × 52 3/4 × 1 3/4 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Harper
1992.38.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Shuji Takashina, Okada, Shinoda, and Tsutaka: Three Pioneers of Abstract Painting in 20th Century Japan, exh. cat. (Washington, D.C.: The Phillips Collection, 1979), 3–22.

Okada Kenzo ten: New York ni Hanabiraku Yugen no Bi, exh. cat. (Tokyo: Seibu Museum of Art, 1982), 1–131, no. 1–75.

Jeffrey Wechsler, ed., Asian Traditions Modern Expressions: Asian American Artists and Abstraction, 1945-1970, exh. cat. (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1997), 74, 93, 109, 118–120, 169–170, 173, 174, 199, 201, 202, 204, fig. 104, 149–151.

Stephen Prokopoff, Kenzo Okada: A Retrospective of the American Years 1950 to 1982, exh. cat. (Iowa City, Iowa: University of Iowa Museum of Art, 2000), 3–33.

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