Score for Etude XI, from Etudes Australes

1974–75
John Cage (American, 1912–1992)


Dimensions

Each sheet, mounted: 31.8 x 24.1 cm (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1978.224

Medium or Technique

Musical notations in graphite pencil, purple and blue colored pencil, and ball-point pen on two sheets of printed manuscript paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Incomplete score (draft of copyist’s model) for Etude XI, two folios, mounted.

Provenance

Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, MA; purchased by MFA, June 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas H. Segal