Spirit

1986
Sandro Chia (Italian, born in 1946)


Dimensions

Sheet: 99 x 70 cm (39 x 27 9/16 in.) Plate: 41 x 37.5cm (16 1/8 x 14 3/4in.)

Accession Number

2002.635

Medium or Technique

Color etching (black and aqua blue)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In plate: SPIRIT / SPIRIT / IS LIFE / IT FLOWS THRU / THE DEATH OF ME / ENDLESSLY / LIKE A RIVER / UNAFRAID / OF BECOMING / THE SEA

Recto lower left in graphite pencil: 2/70

Signed

Recto lower right in graphite pencil: signed and dated 86

Markings

"SC" blindstamp recto lower right

Provenance

Skinner Auctioneers, Boston (sticker verso); Harcus gallery, Boston (sticker verso); Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston; Gerald P. and Susan K. Bonder; by whom given to MFA, 18 December 2002.

Credit Line

Gift of Gerald P. and Susan K. Bonder

Copyright

© Sandro Chia