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Sunny Mushroom

1975–77
Alan Shields (American, 1944–2005)


Dimensions

Sheet (irregular): 54.8 x 51.5 cm (21 9/16 x 20 1/4 in.) Framed: 61.6 x 59.1 cm (24 1/4 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.776

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on handmade paper, composed of dyed pulp and knotted string

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Signed in ink on verso: (Top-2 sides) Alan Shields 1975-1977/"Sunny Mushroom".

Provenance

Lois and Michael K. Torf, Weston, MA; gift to MFA, December 1979.

Credit Line

Gift of Lois and Michael K. Torf