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Ten Bottles

1980
Akira Arita (Japanese, born in 1947)


Dimensions

31 1/2 x 35 1/2 in. (40 x 43 3/4 x 1 in. overall)

Accession Number

2003.23

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower center: ARITA 1980

Provenance

The artist; by 1982, with Staemplfi Gallery, New York; by 1994, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection