Le Noir

Japanese
Shôwa era
1960 (Shôwa 35)
Artist Sugai Kumi (Japanese, 1919–1996)


Dimensions

76.2 x 55.9 cm (30 x 22 in.) Image: 54.6 x 38.1 cm (21 1/2 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

2004.387

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

On View

Japanese Print Gallery (Gallery 278A)

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 49/73.

Inscription

Lower left in pencil: "Le Noir"

Signed

Kumi (in Japanese), SugaI (in romanization, both in pencil at lower right)

Provenance

By 1962, Librairie Galerie La Hune; September 1962, collection of Catherine Glynn Benkaim; June 2004, gift of Ralph and Catherine Glynn Benkaim to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 23, 2004)

Credit Line

Gift of Catherine and Ralph Benkaim

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.