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The Island That Became a Bird

鳥になった島

Japanese
Shôwa era
1976 (Shôwa 51)
Artist Yayanagi Go (Japanese, born 1933)


Dimensions

65.9 x 51.2 cm (25 15/16 x 20 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.552

Medium or Technique

Silkscreen

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Edition: 49/75

Signed

Yayanagi (in romanization, in pencil in lower right margin)

Provenance

Before 1979, sold by Red Lantern Gallery, Tokyo to Linda Abeglin, Art Asia Gallery, Boston; 1979, sold by Linda Abeglin to Karen Anne Zee, Brookline, MA; 2016, gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel